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) RealSaltLake.com: RSL Insider, Presented by AT&T: RSL at Columbus Crew Preview - June 27, 2012

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

(VIDEO) FIFA.com: Pele: The greatest of them all

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

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

 

RSL News & Notes

RealSaltLake.com: 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

MLSsoccer.com: Set piece work pays off for Toronto on trip to Montreal

MLSsoccer.com: Recap: Rampant Toronto throttle Impact 3-0 in Montreal

MLSsoccer.com: Impact boss Marsch on TFC: "They had more heart"

MLSsoccer.com: FCD Notebook: Perez the missing piece in misfiring offense

MLSsoccer.com: Columbus preparing to make major signing, possible DP

MLSsoccer.com: Busy week behind the scenes for recovering Whitecaps

MLSsoccer.com: Wild shots, failure to execute leave Crew looking for goals

MLSsoccer.com: Fantasy Fixes: Players you should pick up in Week 17

MLSsoccer.com: Pick 'Em: MLSsoccer.com editors pick mid-week 17 match

MLSsoccer.com: Kick Off: LA's Beckham left off Great Britain Olympic Team

MLSsoccer.com: United irked by lack of defensive nods on All-Star ballot

MLSsoccer.com: 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

 

MATCH HIGHLIGHTS

MTL 0 TOR 3

 

U.S. OPEN CUP

MLSsoccer.com: USOC: Quakes frustrated by refereeing, inability to score

MLSsoccer.com: USOC: Brace may be coming-out party for Chivas' Correa

MLSsoccer.com: 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

FIFA.com: Van Marwijk resigns as Dutch coach

FIFA.com: Wambach: Nothing like the Olympics

FIFA.com: 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

Goal.com: Klinsmann: Germany deserves to win Euro 2012

Goal.com: Chiellini: I feared Euro 2012 was over for me

Goal.com: 'I wanted life to give me this opportunity' - Fabregas elected to take crucial penalty

Goal.com: Ramos attributes his semifinal penalty chip to being 'a little crazy'

FIFA.com: Fabregas the hero as Portugal head home

UEFA.com: Spain survive test of nerve to reach final

UEFA.com: Italy ready to stand up to Germany

UEFA.com: 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