RSL News Stand: Saturday, April 30, 2011

RSL's attempt to tackle the Timbers takes over the headlines

Welcome to the RSL News Stand on a potentially record-setting Saturday.
While many folks are seeing tonight’s match-up at the Portland Timbers as a
chance to shake off the disappointment of Wednesday’s touch CCL Final loss, we
prefer to see it as a chance to etch our names in the MLS record books yet
again, as the Claret-and-Cobalt will look to equal the league record for the
longest undefeated streak in regular season play at 19 games. Read all about
RSL’s first trip to the intimidating confines JELD-WEN Field for its first-ever
contest against the Timbers and more 
below …

 

Real Salt Lake @ Portland Timbers (8:30 p.m. MT
kick)

(VIDEO)
RealSaltLake.com: RSL Insider, presented by AT&T – Preview @ Timbers   NeuLion   YouTube

The
Salt Lake Tribune: RSL aims to regroup in return to MLS action

Deseret
News: Kreis wrestles with which lineup to use Saturday against Timbers

Deseret
News: Real Salt Lake gameday

Standard-Examiner:
RSL returns to MLS play versus Timbers

The
Oregonian: Former Pilots’ star Collen Warner could see action against Portland
Timbers

PortlandTimbers.com:
Matchup of the Match: Timbers vs. Best Defensive Side in MLS

PortlandTimbers.com:
Strong’s Notes: Dealing with defeat

PortlandTimbers.com:
The Haitian Connection: James Marcelin and Jean Alexandre

The
Columbian: Timbers Matchday: Real Salt Lake at Timbers

AP
(FOXSoccer.com): MLS preview: Portland Timbers-Real Salt Lake

Yahoo!
Sports: Real Salt Lake – Timbers preview

The
Sports Network: Real Salt Lake v. Portland Timbers preview

Soccer
By Ives: MLS Week 7: A look ahead

SB
Nation: MLS Week 7 Preview, Picks: RSL’s first visit to Portland Timbers should
be interesting

American
Soccer News: RSL looks to get back on track in Portland

Prost
Amerika Soccer: Portland Timbers v. Real Salt Lake

RSL
Soapbox: Real Salt Lake vs. Portland Timbers – 3 Questions

RSL
Soapbox: Major League Soccer Week 7 – Match previews and picks

Yahoo!
Sports.com: Portland Timbers set to play Real Salt Lake: A fan’s preview

RSL’s CONCACAF Champions League run

Deseret
News: RSL shaped by 14 key player acquisitions

CONCACAF.com:
Dunseth Analysis: Monterrey beat RSL, overcame odds

The
Salt Lake Tribune: The Thumb

Goal.com:
Media Microscope: The great CONCACAF broadcasting failure

The
Independent (UK): From Utah to Vanuatu: Champions League goes global

More RSL News & Notes

Examiner.com:
MLS Power Rankings – Week 6

NE Soccer Today:
MLS Rankings: Week 6