RSL News Stand - Tuesday, March 15, 2011

A "Sunday-sized" edition of the News Stand on gameday chock full of Saprissa, MLS previews

Real Salt Lake v. Deportivo Saprissa – CCL Semifinals, Leg One

The
Salt Lake Tribune: RSL hoping to slay Purple Monster at home

Deseret
News: Real Salt Lake prepared for ‘monumental game’

Deseret
News: Real Salt Lake gameday glance

Standard-Examiner:
RSL tries to make history

(VIDEO)
MLSsoccer.com: Champions League 360 – The Semifinals, Part 1

MLSsoccer.com:
CCL Preview: RSL set to face Saprissa in semis

Soccer
America: Real Salt Lake focuses on Costa Rican foe

Soccer
America: Marquee matches go head-to-head

SB
Nation: CCL Preview: Whose home-field advantage is best?

SB
Nation: CCL Semifinal Preview: Interesting match-ups on both sides of bracket

Soccer
By Ives: Which game are you looking forward to the most, Seattle-LA or
RSL-Saprissa?

RSL
Soapbox: RSL v. Saprissa – Leg One preview

RSL
Soapbox: RSL’s final practice before their Champions League match against
Saprissa

 

RSL/MLS News & Notes

The
Salt Lake Tribune (RSL blog): RSL cuts only draftee,  but signs first ‘homegrown’ player

Deseret
News: Donny Toia becomes Real Salt Lake’s first Homegrown Player to sign deal

MLSsoccer.com:
Real Salt Lake inks first Home Grown Player

MLSsoccer.com:
Kick Off – Tuesday, March 15, 2011

MLSsoccer.com:
2011 MLS Direct Kick package unveiled

Goal.com:
McCarthy’s Musings: 2011 MLS Western Conference Preview

Soccer
America: MLS Player Rankings: Who’s got the best ‘keepers?

Soccer
America: SA Poll: Who will win the MLS Western Conference title?

Yahoo! Sports:
Beckham gets best and final shot at MLS title

The
Shin Guardian: From Expansion Draft to contender: Arturo Alvarez

New York
Times: MLS finding new center in the Pacific Northwest

The
Washington Post: MLS 2011: Regular season opens this week

Soccer
by Ives: MLS Fantasy, Week 1

BigAppleSoccer.com:
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