RSL News Stand: Monday, March 7, 2011

Catch up on CCL Semifinal coverage and season previews from the weekend

Oh so much to catch up on from the weekend on this edition of the RSL
News Stand, an expanded version that we’ll roll out in four sections for your
convenience!

 

2011 MLS Season Previews /
RSL Features

SI.com:
Real Salt Lake becoming MLS’ model franchise

The
Salt Lake Tribune: “They are my team, they are my fans”

The
Salt Lake Tribune (RSL blog): RSL’s Chris Schuler proved his unexpected
promotion was right move in Champions League

Deseret
News: Real Salt Lake’s Chris Schuler “excellent” in rare start

Goal.com
Guidebook: 2011’s Real Salt Lake

(VIDEO)
FOX13Now.com: Fans show support for Real Salt Lake

Soccer
By Ives: MLS Season Preview – Real Salt Lake

SB
Nation: MLS 2011 Preview: Handicapping the individual award races

Bleacher
Report: MLS 2011 schedule preview: Must-see games

 

CONCACAF Champions League Semifinals
– RSL v. Deportivo Saprissa

RealSaltLake.com:
RSL draws Costa Rica’s Deportivo Saprissa for CCL Semis

The
Salt Lake Tribune: RSL to face Costa Rica’s Saprissa in Champions League
Semifinals

Deseret
News: Real Salt Lake to face Saprissa in CONCACAF semifinals

Soccer
America: Potent foreign contingent boosts RSL’s CONCACAF quest

MLSsoccer.com:
RSL, Saborio to face familiar foes in Saprissa

MLSsoccer.com:
Saborio: I won’t celebrate if I score on Saprissa

MLSsoccer.com:
Saborio expects “weird experience” vs. Saprissa

CONCACAF.com:
Which leg at home is the advantage?

CONCACAF.com:
Saprissa completes CCL Semifinal field

(VIDEO)
CONCACAF.com: Highlights – Olimpia 1 : 2 Saprissa (QF Leg 2)

Soccer365.com:
For RSL and MLS, a golden opportunity

(PODCAST)
MLS Talk: RSL is through, and part one of our preview

 

RSL/MLS News & Notes

MLSsoccer.com:
Development Academy Roundup

MLSsoccer.com:
MLS, Opta partnership to pay statistical dividends

MLSsoccer.com:
Armchair Analyst: Stats revolution comes to MLS

RSL
Soapbox: For Real Salt Lake, is all the attention too much of a good thing?

RSL
Soapbox: RSL Report Card – Champions League QF’s 2nd Leg

(VIDEO) RSL
Soapbox: A couple of quick interviews from RSL’s Saturday practice

RSL
Soapbox: RSL 3/05 practice notes and pictures

TornBySports.com:
RSL making history

 

“Know Thy Enemy:” Sporting KC
& San Jose Earthquakes Notes

The
Kansas City Star: It’s only the preseason, but winning is important to Sporting
KC

The
Kansas City Star: The Morning Kickoff: You play to win the (preseason) game!

ESPN
Los Angeles: ‘Quakes without injured Steven Lenhart for opener

Soccer
by Ives: MLS Ticker: Lenhart to have surgery …