RSL News Stand: Sunday, May 1, 2011

Thorough review from Utah to Cascadia and beyond of RSL's first loss of 2011 MLS campaign

Before we get to the
bounty of links covering last night’s 0-1 defeat at the hands of Portland Timbers
FC up in Cascadia Country, we first present some more postmortems from the
CONCACAF Champions League run by The Salt Lake Tribune and Standard-Examiner. No,
not to dredge up disappointing feelings, but quite the opposite, as you’ll see
by clicking below …

Salt Lake Tribune: Disappointment meter shows how far RSL has evolved

Utah, meet soccer: The world’s most passionate sport


RSL News Stand “A/V Club” –
POR 1 : 0 RSL

(VIDEO) Real Salt Lake @ Portland Timbers FC – Match highlights

(VIDEO) RSL reacts to loss at Timbers FC

(AUDIO) RSL @ Portland highlights

(AUDIO) Jason Kreis post-game interview @ Portland

Timbers FC Facebook Page: Photo Gallery – Timbers FC v. RSL


Portland Timbers FC  1 
:  0  Real Salt Lake

Salt Lake Tribune: RSL falls to upstart Portland

Salt Lake Tribune: Timber! Portland falls hard for soccer team

News: Emotionally flat Real Salt Lake falls to Portland

News: RSL Notebook: Kreis doesn’t dismiss team’s disappointment
Timbers get first clean sheet , end RSL’s unbeaten run
RSL eager to put week behind them, reset routine
RSL Notes & Quotes – POR 1 : 0 RSL
Timbers make statement with first clean sheet
Portland Timbers vs. Real Salt Lake match report
Timbers thrilled with defense in 1-0 win over previously undefeated RSL
MLS Special: Portland-RSL explained through Twitter

Press (Yahoo! Sports): Timbers hand Real Salt Lake first loss, 1-0

Oregonian: Portland Timbers win 1-0, hand Real Salt Lake first defeat

Tribune: Timbers defeat drained Real Salt Lake 1-0

Tribune: Timbers coach Spencer praises beaten RSL …

Sports Network: Portland puts an end to RSL’s unbeaten streak

By Ives: Cooper goal lifts Portland past RSL

Soapbox: Real Salt Lake at Portland Timbers match thread

Real Nation:
Another bittersweet loss

Real Nation: RSL
@ Portland Gametime thread

Nation: John Spencer causes blues explosion as Portland clean sheets RSL

Amerika Soccer: Timbers throw cold water on Salt Lake

Amerika Soccer: Cascadia prepares for day of emotion

Magazine: Timbers upset Real Salt Lake in raucous 1-0 victory at home