RSL News Stand: Tuesday, April 10, 2012

It's "Power Rankings" day ... see where RSL sits in the Tuesday edition of the News Stand!


It’s “Power Rankings” day for almost all of the MLS pundits and scribes, and it’s a universal consensus that this Saturday’s contest at Sporting KC will be a 1 vs. 2 showdown … although the order is certainly being debated! Check out all the rankings and much more in today’s edition of the News Stand …

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

   Nat Borchers@natborchers

There is a LOT of hype going on with our upcoming game against Sporting KC. Is anyone planning on making the trip?

   Avi Creditor@AviCreditor

It's too bad Sat.'s RSL-SKC meeting will be the only 1 this year - My MLS Week5 recap/rankings on http://SI.com

   dan clayton@Jazz1600AM

#rsl 's Javi morales came to see fellow Argentinian Manu ginobili, was disapptd to learn he was out. Jazz probably less disapptd. #sasatuta




RSL News Stand “A/V Club”

(AUDIO) ESPN700: RSL captain Kyle Beckerman on “On Frame” - Monday, April 9

(AUDIO) ESPN700: Sporting KC forward Kei Kamara on “On Frame” – Monday, April 9

(AUDIO) ESPN700: Defender Nat Borchers on the “Bill Riley Show” – Monday, April 9
(VIDEO) KPVI News 6: Real Salt Lake On Top of West

(PHOTO) RSL Front: Gallery – Colorado Rapids v Real Salt Lake


RSL News and Notes

Standard-Examiner: Real Salt Lake now stands alone atop the West

Standard-Examiner: Rio Tinto adds Real Cup to schedule Armchair Analyst: Gil drops out of US U-20 camp

Soccer By Ives: SBI MLS Team of the Week: Real Salt Lake

Under the Crossbar: Tactics see Gil led RSL with season-high tackles against Colorado

RSL Soapbox: Real Salt Lake reserves drop a 1-0 result to the Colorado Rapids - recap and pictures
Ahora Utah: Regresa el buen funcionamiento del Real Salt Lake con trinfo 2-0 sobre el Colorado Rapids Real Salt Lake hands a 2-0 loss to the Colorado Rapids in leg 1 of the Rocky Mountain Cup


MLS News and Notes Kick Off: Timbers feel the heat after JELD-WEN collapse MLS TV Listings: Where to watch all the action in Week 6 MLS Power Rankings: Week 5 AT&T All-Star Game to be world's first "smart soccer match" MLS Power Rankings: Week 5
ProSoccerTalk : Starry nights: MLS Team of the Week – Round 5

ProSoccerTalk : PST Player of the Week: Red Bulls striker Kenny Cooper

ProSoccerTalk’s weekly MLS rankings – Part II of III

ProSoccerTalk’s weekly MLS rankings (in three parts)
Sports Illustrated: MLS Week 5 Power Rankings: RSL, Sporting KC set for showdown MLS Rankings: Sporting Kansas City-Real Salt Lake is must-see TV

Soccer America: Power Rankings: Real Salt Lake to test KC's reign
Soccer By Ives: Who do you want to be the MLS All-Star Game opponent?

Soccer By Ives: SBI MLS Rookie of the Week: Andrew Wenger

Soccer By Ives: SBI MLS Player of the Week: Chris Wondolowski

RSL Soapbox: Major League Soccer - Power Rankings Week 5

Bleacher Report: Major League Soccer Power Rankings Week 5: New York Red Bulls Surging Who Would Have Thought...

Yahoo Sports: Henry wins 3rd straight MLS player of the week

Yahoo Sports: Sporting Kansas City is Unbeatable: A Fan’s Take

MLS Talk: Something’s Boiling in the Cauldron – Monday Morning Sweeper

Prost Amerika: Bad Calls and Thuggish Tackles in EPL – Maybe MLS Ain’t Quite So Bad


US and International News and Notes

Soccer By Ives: Tuesday Kickoff: U.S. U-17s top Mexico, Newcastle makes table push and more

BoxScore: CONCACAF Champions League Review: Mexican leaders climb above CCL México renace como el "Gigante" de la CONCACAF