RSL News Stand: Tuesday, November 8, 2011

Borchers and Olave both up for 2011 MLS Defender of the year

With the Claret-and-Cobalt’s 2011 season in the books, some of RSL’s finest are off to represent their countries, while other news saw Nat Borchers and Jamison Olave both named as finalists for the 2011 MLS Defender of the Year…

 

RSL/MLS News and Headlines

(AUDIO) ESPN700Sports.com: Nat Borchers on the “Bill and Spence” Show – Monday, November 7, 2011

The Salt Lake Tribune: Real Salt Lake: RSL couldn’t overcome injuries, missed chances in loss to Galaxy

Deseret News: Inconsistency hurt Real Salt Lake in the end

MLSsoccer.com: Borchers and Olave Again Earn MLS Defender of the Year Nominations

MLSsoccer.com: Kick Off: Seattle’s Schmid sets 2012 goals: Shield and Cup

MLSsoccer.com: Sporting KC’s Sapong named Rookie of the Year

Soccer America: Davis, De Rosario and Shea on MVP short list

Soccer America: Fans catch playoff fever

Soccer America: Best playoff game ever? Galaxy-Real Salt Lake rates accolades but not top spot

The Sporting News: MLS awards watch: De Rosario should be MVP

The Sporting News: MLS passes NBA as third best-attended American sport

 

USMNT and USMNT U-23 News

MLSsoccer.com: Sporting’s Bunbury and RSL’s Gil added to US U-23 roster

MLssoccer.com: MLS TV Listings: Catch all the int’l action this week

Goal.com: Next set of tests will be tricky for Jurgen Klinsmann and his USA squad

Soccer by Ives: Who should the USNT start vs. France

 

2011 MLS Cup: Galaxy vs. Dynamo

MLSsoccer.com: Galaxy expect their stiffest postseason test in MLS Cup

MLSsoccer.com: Dynamo Notebook: Eastern Conference title comes at cost