RSL News Stand - Thursday, June 28, 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)



jonny steele ‏@jonnysteele22

Off to Columbus for the weekend!




Jake ‏@SLTID_Jake

@codyarnoux hope to see you in an #RSL kit again someday. Good luck!




raulz801 ‏@raulz801

@Kwamekazi oooo another #rsl to follow. Welcome to Salt Lake and welcome to the team!




Colby Groneman ‏@colbyutahman3

Good luck at crew stadium Saturday. Fly safe today. #3points #RoadStreak @NickRimando @natborchers @WillJohnson08 @javi_mo11 @Paulojr23RSL


RSL News Stand “A/V Club”

(AUDIO) ESPN700Sports: RSL General Manager Garth Lagerwey – Interview – June 27, 2012

(AUDIO) RSL Insider, Presented by AT&T: RSL at Columbus Crew Preview - June 27, 2012

(VIDEO) The Daily 6/27 - MLS teams thru to Open Cup Semis & Philly Unveils Soumare

(VIDEO) Pele: The greatest of them all

(PHOTO) Prost Amerika: Photo Gallery: American Women Train in Utah Heat

(AUDIO) TIro Libre: Hector Jimenez (LA) y Fernando Cardenas (NE)- Entrevista- June 27, 2012


RSL News & Notes Real Salt Lake Acquires DF Kwame Watson-Siriboe from Chicago Fire in Exchange for 2014 MLS SuperDraft Pick

The Salt Lake Tribune: RSL signs defender from Chicago Fire to provide depth

Deseret News:  RSL acquires DF Kwame Watson-Siriboe from Chicago Fire in exchange for 2014 MLS SuperDraft pick

RSL Soapbox: Arnoux and Estridge depart, Watson-Siriboe arrives in squad shuffle

Under The Crossbar: Shifting sands of squad seize Estridge, Arnoux as Watson-Siriboe steps in


MLS News and Notes

Standard-Examiner: MLS rankings; Real Salt Lake drops to No. 4 Set piece work pays off for Toronto on trip to Montreal Recap: Rampant Toronto throttle Impact 3-0 in Montreal Impact boss Marsch on TFC: "They had more heart" FCD Notebook: Perez the missing piece in misfiring offense Columbus preparing to make major signing, possible DP Busy week behind the scenes for recovering Whitecaps Wild shots, failure to execute leave Crew looking for goals Fantasy Fixes: Players you should pick up in Week 17 Pick 'Em: editors pick mid-week 17 match Kick Off: LA's Beckham left off Great Britain Olympic Team United irked by lack of defensive nods on All-Star ballot Horst's first MLS tally puts some extra spring in his step

NBC Sports: ProSoccerTalk: Unwrapping the new DPs in MLS; first up is Marco Di Vaio

NBC Sports: ProSoccerTalk: ProSoccerTalk’s weekly Panic Quotient

Soccer America: MLS Rewind ...

Soccer By Ives: MLS Notes: D.C. United to play PSG; Crew, Revs each cut three and more

Soccer By Ives: Soumare completes long road back to MLS, fills needs for resurgent Union

Prost Amerika: Indiscipline Overshadows Sounders Good News

Under The Crossbar: Guest Post: Power Rankings Round-Up, Week 16





U.S. OPEN CUP USOC: Quakes frustrated by refereeing, inability to score USOC: Brace may be coming-out party for Chivas' Correa USOC: Sounders hope gritty win at San Jose carries over

NBC Sports: ProSoccerTalk: U.S. Open Cup semifinal dates and pairings


US and International Soccer News and Notes

NBC Sports: ProSoccerTalk: Jozy Altidore seems confused about exactly why he didn't start for the U.S. team Van Marwijk resigns as Dutch coach Wambach: Nothing like the Olympics Football defying the odds in the CAR

Soccer By Ives: Thursday Kickoff: No Olympics for Beckham, Barca seal Alba deal, and more

The Original Winger: Report :: David Beckham Left Off Stuart Pearce’s Team Great Britain Olympic Team Roster

RSL Soapbox: A fan guide from U.S. Soccer for the USWNT match on Saturday

Bleacher Report: USMNT: 10 Bold Predictions for the Future Under Jurgen Klinsmann


EURO 2012

NBC Sports: ProSoccerTalk: Offshore drilling, Euro 2012: Spain 0 (4-2 on kicks), Portugal 0

NBC Sports: ProSoccerTalk: Andrea Pirlo, changing perfection, and Germany-Italy: Thursday’s Euro 2012 playlist Klinsmann: Germany deserves to win Euro 2012 Chiellini: I feared Euro 2012 was over for me 'I wanted life to give me this opportunity' - Fabregas elected to take crucial penalty Ramos attributes his semifinal penalty chip to being 'a little crazy' Fabregas the hero as Portugal head home Spain survive test of nerve to reach final Italy ready to stand up to Germany Proud Ronaldo rues Portugal's luck

Soccer America: Nerveless Spain ousts Portugal on penalties

Soccer By Ives: Euro 2012: Spain tops Portugal after Ronaldo-less PK round to return to final

Soccer By Ives: Euro 2012 Semifinals: Spain vs. Portugal

SBNation: Portugal Vs. Spain, Euro 2012 Semifinals: Final Score, La Roja Victorious 4-2 On Penalties

SBNation: Germany Vs. Italy, Euro 2012 Semifinals: Lines, Odds And Picks