RSL News Stand - Friday, June 29, 2012

Today's news stand comes at you with the latest news from RSL, MLS, USOC, EURO, and more!

 

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

Hope Solo ‏@hopesolo
MLS Allstar voting!http://www.mlssoccer.com/all-star/2012/ … get on it! And dont forget to check my idol @NickRimando for between the pipes!#fb

Nick Rimando ‏@NickRimando
So Kind thx “@hopesolo: MLS Allstar voting!http://www.mlssoccer.com/all-star/2012/ … get on it! & dont forget 2 check my idol @NickRimando 4 between the pipes!”


jonny steele ‏@jonnysteele22
Off to Columbus for the weekend!

SeBasTian VeLasQueZ ‏@TiaN_Futbol
Been Traveling All Day! So Exhausted! #RSL

Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake
"Tricky test" for #RSL, says @kylejmccarthy, against Crew side "that doesn't give away much and won't beat itself" ...

 

RSL News Stand “A/V Club”

(AUDIO) MLSsoccer.com: ExtraTime Podcast: Keane on Donovan, the Galaxy and Euro 2012

(AUDIO) The MLS Reserves: "Off The Bench" Episode 12: Expansion Talk, Rivalry Matches and the Casual Fans

(AUDIO) Real Nation: Podcast: One Rough Week

(VIDEO) MLSsoccer.com: 90 Plus (Week 16)

(VIDEO) MLSsoccer.com: The Daily 6/28 - Toronto stuns Montreal & FC Dallas add a big sponsor

(VIDEO) MLSsoccer.com: Power 5 Unbreakable Records - Valderrama's 26 assists in 2000

(VIDEO) USsoccer.com: Studio 90: U.S. MNT Forward Juan Agudelo back at the Development Academy

(VIDEO) USsoccer.com: Studio 90: U-15/16 Teams Look for Points in Academy Playoffs

(VIDEO) USsoccer.com: Studio 90: WNT Arrive in Salt Lake City before Send Off Match

(VIDEO) Goal.com: Goal Daily: June 28, 2012

 

Real Salt Lake & MLS News and Notes

RSL Soapbox: Real Salt Lake see more players victimized by MLS salary cap and roster policies

RSL Soapbox: Major League Soccer Power Rankings - Week 16

MLSsoccer.com: MLS TV Listings: Sporting KC vs. Chicago, 8 pm ET, NBCSN

Soccer America: MLS Scoreboard ...

Soccer America: Western Conference clubs dump players

Goal.com: Friday MLS Forecast: Week 15 - Preparing for the battle for a golden state

Soccer By Ives: MLS Ticker: Gaddis suspended, Tan traded to D.C., and more

Bleacher Report: What United States Must Do to Push Soccer into Main Stream

 

Misc. News and Notes

Standard-Examiner: Olympics are Redemption Games for U.S. women

NBCSports: ProSoccerTalk: U.S. midfielder Clint Dempsey: “Gone fishing”

NBCSports: ProSoccerTalk: ProSoccerTalk’s daily soccer re-set

NBCSports: ProSoccerTalk: Offshore Drilling, Euro 2012: Italy 2, Germany 1

NBCSports: ProSoccerTalk: What we talk about when we talk about formations

NBCSports: ProSoccerTalk: Mario Mario Mario: Balotelli goes ballistic (in a good way)

Fox Soccer: US, Sundhage look for finals answers

Soccer America: Beckham awaits next Olympic decision

Soccer By Ives: Friday Kickoff: Spurs close in on Villas-Boas, Beckham's Olympic role and more

 

EURO 2012

FIFA.com: Balotelli: The most beautiful night of my life

Soccer America: Spain's other midfield maestro: Xabi Alonso

Soccer America: Germans can't break Italian 'curse'

Soccer America: Soccer on TV

Soccer America: Where to watch Euro 2012

Soccer By Ives: Euro 2012: Balotelli brace sees Italy knock off Germany, advance to final

SBNation: Mario Balotelli Disarms His Haters, Repays Prandelli's Faith

BBC: Euro 2012: Spain's Cesc Fabregas warns of Italy's 'special' players

Univision: Alemania 1-2 Italia: Balotelli y Pirlo guían a Italia hacia una final histórica