RSL News Stand: Tuesday, March 27, 2012

See where RSL dropped in various "Power Rankings" in Tuesday edition of the News Stand

If it’s Tuesday, that means it’s “Power Rankings” day here on the RSL News Stand! See where MLSsoccer.com, SI.com, Soccer America, Goal.com and others dropped the Claret-and-Cobalt (if they did at all) in this week’s polls and read up on the USA’s shocking dropout of the CONCACAF Olympic Qualifying Tournament in today’s edition …

 

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

   ChiFireMatch@ChiFireMatch

And that's the game! The Fire defeat Real Salt Lake 1-0 on a first half Corben Bone goal.

 

   Rich Manning@CoachManning

@RealSaltLake fans, @NickRimando and @KyleBeckerman will be at the Whole Foods store in Trolley Square from 3:30 - 5:00 PM today! #RSL

 

   The Shin Guardian@shinguardian

You're going to want to follow the even keel of @JeffreyCarlisle tonight. The man nips hyperbole in the bud.

 

   Matt Montgomery@TheCrossbarRSL

Beltran: "This city's been great, the fans are fantastic, and the team's a family. I feel completely comfortable here." #rsl

 

   IAN PAUL JOY@JOYPAULIAN

Listening to the boys @espn700guv @RealSaltLake & @BP_TOW on frame whilst kicking back with a bud. #STL #Style http://pic.twitter.com/ypg0tg0o

 

RSL News Stand “A/V Club”

(VIDEO) CONCACAF.com: Olympic Qualifying Highlights – USA 3 : 3 El Salvador

(VIDEO) USsoccer.com: U-23 MNT vs. SLV: Postgame reaction

(VIDEO) MLSsoccer.com: The Daily – Tuesday, March 27, 2012

(AUDIO) ESPN700: Tony Beltran on “On Frame” – Monday, March 26, 2012

(AUDIO) ESPN700: Timbers FW Darlington Nagbe on “On Frame” – Monday, March 26, 2012

(AUDIO) ESPN700: Full episode of “On Frame” – Monday, March 26, 2012

(AUDIO) ESPN700: Nat Borchers on the “Bill Riley Show” – Monday, March 26, 2012

(PHOTO) ABC4.com: Real Salt Lake v. Chivas USA photo gallery

(PHOTO) Junior Achievement of Utah (Facebook): Real Salt Lake Grand Opening at JA City

 

RSL News and Notes

The Salt Lake Tribune (RSL Blog): League official says ref ruled properly in disallowing RSL goal against Chivas

Deseret News: RSL players discuss importance of reading

MLSsoccer.com: RSL succumb to frustration in home loss to Chivas USA

Under the Crossbar: Tony Beltran, Cool as a Cucumber

Under the Crossbar: Soccer by Numbers, Excellent Defensive Passing…

Real Soccer Nation: Fraser Nostalgic in Return

Grande Sports Academy: Etiandro Tavares – Soccer presents more opportunities in life

 

MLS News and Notes

MLSsoccer.com: Henry wins MLS Player of the Week for Week 3

MLSsoccer.com: Kick Off: Postmortem on crushing US Olympic ousting

MLSsoccer.com: MLS Power Rankings: Week 3

Goal.com: Goal.com MLS Power Rankings: Week 3

SI.com: Week 3 Power Rankings: Red Bulls back on track; Clark in trouble

Soccer America: Power Rankings -- Kansas City takes top spot

Soccer America: MLS Scoreboard – Week 4

FoxSoccer.com: MLS Week 3 Rewind: Sounders, Sporting KC raise MLS’ bar

Soccer By Ives: SBI MLS Power Rankings: Week 3

ProSoccerTalk: Lunchtime distraction: the weekend’s big saves

ProSoccerTalk:ProSoccerTalk’s MLS Player of the Week: Thierry Henry

SBNation: MLS Power Rankings, Week 3: Sounders Move Within Rounding Error Of No. 1

DailyBreeze.com: GREEN: Galaxy, Chivas hope to build on recent victories

Fifa.com: Major League Soccer: Chivas USA bounce back

TotalMLS.com: Weekend That Was - March 26

TotalMLS.com: Rookie to the Rescue for Chivas USA

 

US and International News and Notes

Univision.com: Cuba le arranca un empate a Canadá en el Preolímpico de Concacaf

Univision.com: Estados Unidos 3, El Salvador 3: La "Selecta" pasó a semifinales y sacó a los EU

ProSoccerTalk: Starting the autopsy: the U.S. men’s Olympic dream ends

ProSoccerTalk: More from the Nashville Nightmare: Freddy Adu and his maddening inconsistency

ProSoccerTalk:Bottom line on Monday’s U.S. Olympic flop …

ProSoccerTalk: Oh, Canada! How very … uh …”Canada” of you

ProSoccerTalk: Predicted lineup, and a prediction for tonight’s Olympic biggie

ProSoccerTalk: Messi, Ronaldo, and this season’s European Golden Shoe race … modified

Soccer America: Olympic dream ends in epic collapse

Soccer America: U.S. player ratings: The nearly men

Soccer America: Olympic Qualifying this week

Fifa.com: El Salvador end USA's Olympic hopes

The Sporting News: Americans' Olympic dreams come to sudden, shocking end

Soccer By Ives: Klinsmann discusses USA's Olympic qualifying disappointment

MLSreserves.com: US U-23s Draw El Salvador, Fall out of Olympic Qualifying