RSL News Stand: Saturday, April 21, 2012

Get ready for "Best of West" showdown with today's gameday edition of the News Stand

How to Follow RSL @ San Jose

 

Start your “Soccer Saturday” TV viewing with Toronto FC hosting Chicago Fire at 1:30 p.m. MT, live on NBC Sports Network!

 

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

   ABC 4 News@ktvx

Tonight @realsaltlake takes on the San Jose Earthquakes. Pre-game coverage starts at 8, the game begins at 8:30.

   Nick Rimando@NickRimando

Beautiful day in San Jose for a game. #RSL vs #SJ 7:30 @ Buck Shaw. Anyone coming out? #Play4Parker

   Grande Sports Acad.@GrandeSportsA

Jordan Allen is Player of the Week by http://USSoccer.com #RSL #Soccer http://www.grandesportsacademy.com/jordan-allen-is-player-of-the-week-by-ussoccer-com/

   SeBasTian VeLasQueZ@TiaN_Futbol

Just Landed In San Jose, Cali! Time To Get These 3 Points :) #BelieveRSL

   Farhadio@Farhadio

#SJEarthquakes stats vs #RSL: -Wondo has never scored -SJ hash't won last 5 matches -SJ hasn't scored in last 4 games #AnUphillBattle

 

RSL News Stand “A/V Club”

(AUDIO) ESPN700Sports.com: Will Johnson on the “Bill Riley Show” – Friday, April 20

(VIDEO) MLSsoccer.com: The Daily – Friday, April 20, 2012

(VIDEO) NBC Sports ProSoccerTalk: Essential viewing for MLS Supporters: Arlo White’s Hat Trick

 

RSL News and Notes

The Salt Lake Tribune: Never mind last week, RSL sees bigger game in San Jose

Deseret News: First place up for grabs when Real Salt Lake visits San Jose

The Standard-Examiner: RSL ventures into Earthquakes territory

MLSsoccer.com: Where’s Wondo? Salt Lake hope to have an answer

MLSsoccer.com: Preview/MatchCenter – San Jose vs. Real Salt Lake

MLSsoccer.com: Save by RSL’s Rimando voted best of Week 6

FutbolMLS.com: Olave: “Tenemos equipo para pelearpor el titulo”

RealSaltLake.com: RSL Match Preview & Notes at San Jose

The Sporting News: Weekend ahead: San Jose Earthquakes must prove worth against Real Salt Lake

Associated Press (FoxSports.com): Real Salt Lake-Earthquakes preview

San Jose Mercury News: San Jose Earthquakes head into Real Salt Lake match minus some key contributors

The Sports Network: Real Salt Lake, San Jose battle for West supremacy

RSL Soapbox: Real Salt Lake at San Jose Earthquakes – Match Preview

Under the Crossbar: Match Preview: San Jose trip offers no seismic shift in tactics for RSL midfield

Under the Crossbar: San Jose presents tactical decision: Mark ‘em out, push up or pinch in?

 

Grande Sports Academy: Jordan Allen is Player of the Week by USsoccer.com

USsoccer.com: Across the Academy – April 19 (Jordan Allen named ‘Peak Performer’)

 

MLS News and Notes

MLSsoccer.com: MLS on TV: Week 7 listings

MLSsoccer.com: We know drama: Comeback wins proliferate in 2012

MLSsoccer.com: Pick ‘Em: MLSsoccer.com editors pick weekend matches

MLSsoccer.com: Armchair Analyst: Cooper back in the US player pool?

NBC Sports ProSoccerTalk: Five-a-Side – the questions I want answered today in Major League Soccer

NBC Sports ProSoccerTalk” Does Spanish scorer Raul makes sense for MLS?

Soccer By Ives: MLS Week 7: A look ahead

RSL Soapbox: Major League Soccer Week 7 – Previews and picks

USSoccerPlayers.com: Roundtable: Surprises, the West and NBC Sports

World Soccer Reader: MLS Preview: It’s not about the formation; it’s how you use it