RSL News Stand - Tuesday, June 26, 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)


   Nick Rimando ‏‪@NickRimando

Congrats to the U-17/18 @RealSaltLake Academy team on their 2-0 victory over Sockers FC #RSLFAM


   Real Salt Lake ‏‪@RealSaltLake

#RSL Nation: big-time guest list on tonight's @ESPN700 #OnFrame - but we also want your participation - call 877.353.0700 from 6-8p


Real Salt Lake ‏‪@RealSaltLake

while @MLS accurately points out #RSL hasn't won in Columbus since Aug '06, we have taken points in both 2009 playoffs & 2011 #CCL quarters


   Cameron Sullivan ‏@camsully

stoked for july 4th at rio tinto @RealSaltLake vs Sounders #hereAtTheRiot


RSL News Stand “A/V Club”

(AUDIO) ESPN700Sports: RSL Defender Nat Borchers – Interview – June 25, 2012

(VIDEO) Weekend Wrap: NY wins Atlantic Cup battle, Portland top Seattle

(VIDEO) AT&T Goal of the Week Nominees: Week 16

(VIDEO) The Daily 6/25 - Amazing Rivarly Matches & The Union Dominate SKC

(VIDEO) Pro Soccer Talk: Video: 50 goals in 5 minutes; every strike from MLS Round 16



RSL News & Notes

Standard-Examiner: RSL has nobody but itself to blame for home losses RSL struggles self-inflicted Crestfallen RSL look to put nightmare week behind them

Under The Crossbar: Injuries take toll despite RSL finding best-yet record



MLS News and Notes MLS Power Rankings: Week 16 LaBrocca pleased with long-awaited return from injury TFC's Mariner: Someone's got to be a leader on backline MLS TV Listings: Where to watch all the action in Week 17 Castrol Weekly Top 20: Honor in defeat for DC's Pontius Kick Off: Union reportedly land former Best XI back Soumare Red Bulls' Solli tired of jokes, finally gets on scoresheet

NBC Sports: ProSoccerTalk: Starry nights: MLS Team of the Week – Round 16

NBC Sports: ProSoccerTalk: Sorting out the Seattle Sounders; getting realistic about things

ESPNSoccernet: Week 14 Power Rankings MLS Power Rankings: Week 14

Soccer America: MLS Power Rankings: Quakes on top

Soccer By Ives: Union sign Soumare after swinging deal with Whitecaps for top allocation spot

Soccer By Ives: SBI MLS Team of the Week: Los Angeles Galaxy

Prost Amerika: Burch: I have no doubt we were the better team

SBNation: Major League Soccer 2012, Week 14: What We Learned Landon Donovan nombrado Jugador de la Semana ¿Quién es el Latino de la Jornada 16?

Fox Soccer: Earthquakes continue explosive form

Yahoo! Sports: Los Angeles Galaxy Rise Up as Other Western Teams Begin to Crumble: A Fan’s Take


U.S. OPEN CUP USOC: Besler's potential return boosts SKC vs. Dayton USOC: Friendliness aside as Union host Cinderella affiliate Minnows spring shocks in US Open Cup

Soccer By Ives: U.S. Open Cup quarterfinals: A Look Ahead



US and International Soccer News and Notes U.S. WNT to Hold Public Training at Rio Tinto in Sandy, Utah on Friday, June 29 WNT blog: 21 Players Head to Utah

Soccer By Ives: Tuesday Kickoff: Shevchenko weighs options, new Euro fan racism and more

The Shin Guardian: Toting The Old Ball ‘N’ Chain: Player Development In America

The Shin Guardian: More Conclusions In Progress: The State Of The Homegrown Program

Bleacher Report: Predicting the Destinations of the 25 Biggest Names Left on the Transfer Market


EURO 2012 Babbel: Other teams are afraid of Germany

Soccer By Ives: Euro 2012: Heavyweights remain as semifinals loom

SBNation: The 10 Best Moments Of Euro 2012 So Far

Fox Soccer: Spain's simplistic style still the best

Fox Soccer: Portugal's fate rests solely on Ronaldo

Bleacher Report: Euro 2012: Ranking the Top 20 Players at the Tournament so Far


2012 LONDON OLYMPICS Sane ready to do Senegal proud

NBC Sports: ProSoccerTalk: Countdown to 2012 Olympics: U.S. women O’Reilly, Rampone, Lloyd visit NBC’s Today Show Canada names Olympic soccer roster