RSL News Stand: Friday, April 13, 2012

Build-up to RSL-SKC's marquee match-up continues in today's edition of the News Stand

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

   Nat Borchers ‏ @natborchers

RT @Sports_Greats The highest compliment that you can pay me is to say that I work hard every day, that I never dog it. -Wayne Gretzky

   Chris Estridge ‏ @Chris_Estridge

@boggie_bogs haha check the roster for whitecaps on fifa 12, i may still be on there and u could just trade me now

   William Johnson ‏ @WillJohnson08

Heading downtown to see what the new city creek is all about!

    Nick Rimando ‏ @NickRimando

Happy birthday to the 1 and ONLY White Rhino aka @natborchers

   jonny steele ‏ @jonnysteele22

Startin to really like this yoga thing #chillaxin

   Kyle Beckerman ‏ @KyleBeckerman

#sunshine http://instagr.am/p/JVu5c6QRWq/

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RSL News Stand “A/V Club”

(VIDEO) MLSsoccer.com: The Daily – Friday, April 13

(VIDEO) MLSsoccer.com: LAST CALL: Top teams face off, LA looks to get season on track

(AUDIO) MLSsoccer.com: ExtraTime Radio podcast, feat. Nick Rimando – Thursday, April 12

(AUDIO) Real Nation: Podcast: Getting Ready for SKC

 

RSL News and Notes

The Salt Lake Tribune: Former RSL trialist Seth Sinovic now enjoying big things with Sporting KC

MLSsoccer.com: Saborio's finish tops Henry, Wondo for Goal of the Week

FutbolMLS.com: Álvaro Saborío dice estar en su mejor momento

FutbolMLS.com: El Partidazo: Sporting KC vs. Real Salt Lake

FutbolMLS.com: Webeando Fútbol: Saborío en los planes de la Selección de Costa Rica

Goal.com: MLS Preview: Sporting Kansas City - Real Salt Lake

Soccer By Ives: Who will win the big Sporting KC/RSL showdown?

NBC Sports: ProSoccerTalk: Sporting Kansas City vs. Real Salt Lake thoughts: Questions surrounding Jason Kreis’ selection

NBCSports: ProSoccerTalk: Sporting Kansas City vs. Real Salt Lake thoughts: How important can Bobby Convey be?

FOXsoccer.com: Kansas, RSL heads MLS action

RSL Soapbox: Real Salt Lake vs Sporting Kansas City - 3 questions

SBNation: Sporting Kansas City and Real Salt Lake: The MLS Models?

Under The Crossbar: Squad limits force de Almeida, Estridge decision; full back situation even brighter

 

MLS News and Notes

The Kansas City Star: Real Salt Lake ready for showdown with Sporting Kansas City

KansasCity.com: Sporting Kansas City not overhyping match with Salt Lake

Bleacher Report: Sporting Kansas City: 5 Reasons Why They Are Taking MLS by Storm This Season

US Soccer Players: Learning from Sporting

FutbolMLS.com: Palabra de Balado: El récord perfecto de Sporting Kansas City

Univision: ''Espectacular inicio de campaña del Sporting Kansas City'': Diego Balado

 

MLSsoccer.com: Kick Off: RSL may entertain radically new game plan vs. KC

MLSsoccer.com: Canada's Hart makes plea for more fan support in Toronto

MLSsoccer.com: MLS officials wrap up first exploratory visit to Carolinas

MLSsoccer.com: The Word: Will Freddy Adu finally see the light?

NBCSports: ProSoccerTalk: ProSoccerTalk daily soccer re-set

NBCSports: ProSoccerTalk: Quality backup goalkeepers: extravagance or necessity?

The Guardian: The Sport Blog: MLS week six: fan previews

Soccer America: Timbers' road persona to be tested by Galaxy

Examiner.com: New Proposal to Make MLS Safer: The Designated Defender Rule
Standard-Examiner: MLS President: Soccer can work in Southeast

Bleacher Report: MLS: Ranking the Best Stadiums for Soccer Fans

Sporting News: MLS vs. the world: League takes unprecedented stand against diving, vicious tackles
 

US and International News and Notes

Soccer America: Montoya picks 20 players for CONCACAF qualifying

Soccer By Ives: Rosters set for USA-Mexico legends game

Soccer By Ives: Morgan focused on preparing for Olympics

FOXsoccer.com: Morgan building on past experience

USsoccer.com: U.S. U-20 WNT Defeats China 4-1 in Friendly Match at The HDC

SI.com: Dempsey heads top-15 list of American performances in Europe

NBCSports: ProSoccerTalk: 306 seconds of intense knowledge on Stuart Holden