RSL News Stand - Wednesday, June 27, 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

Few things- #Bachelorette is entertaining, Boys spirits are high, putting bad week behind us. @robdyrdek makes me laugh, @FincaSLC is tasty

 

Real Salt Lake ‏‪@RealSaltLake

follow new #RSL DF Kwame Watson-Siriboe @kwamekazi ... jersey no. TBD later today

 

kit chipman ‏‪@kitchipman13

"@RealSaltLake: Kreis on @espn700: "we're not dead ... things aren't dire here at #RSL"" love me some Kreis!

 

U.S. Soccer WNT ‏‪@ussoccer_wnt

More than 13,000 tickets sold for #USAvCAN at Rio Tinto Stadium on June 30 at Noon MT. If you can't attend, you can watch live on NBC.

 

RSL News Stand “A/V Club”

(AUDIO) ESPN700Sports: RSL Head Coach Jason Kreis – Interview-June 26, 2012

(AUDIO) ESPN700Sports: RSL Defender Nat Borchers-Interview-June 26, 2012

MLSsoccer.com:Save of the Week Nominees: Week 16

(VIDEO) MLSsoccer.com: Instant Replay - Off the Hook, Uncalled Red Cards

(VIDEO) MLSsoccer.com: Between the Lines: Osvaldo Alonso's USMNT future

 

RSL News & Notes

The Salt Lake Tribune: Soccer: ‘Jinxed’ at home, Real Salt Lake packs bags for Columbus

Deseret News: Real Salt Lake: With Kyle Beckerman suspended, Yordany Alvarez to get another chance

MLSsoccer.com: With Beckerman out, RSL's Alvarez gets chance in midfield

RSL Soapbox: Transfer window opens and Real Salt Lake jump into the mix

 

MLS News and Notes

MLSsoccer.com: Normally strong backline buckling recently for Houston

MLSsoccer.com: Team of the Week (Wk 16): Comeback kings honored

MLSsoccer.com: All-Star: Wondolowski, Beckham lead with five days left

MLSsoccer.com: Impact match doubles as reunion for Toronto FC's Hall

MLSsoccer.com: Soumare reveals Union move was long time in making

NBC Sports: ProSoccerTalk: ProSoccerTalk’s weekly MLS rankings (in two parts)

NBC Sports: ProSoccerTalk: The MLS Money Shot: top half of this week’s PST rankings

NBC Sports: ProSoccerTalk: My Major League Soccer All-Star ballot revealed

Goal.com: McCarthy's Musings: Summer transfer window presents opportunities and risks for MLS sides

Goal.com: Martin MacMahon: Is Robson good enough to be a DP?

Soccer America: Union move for Soumare no-brainer

Soccer By Ives: SBI MLS Best XI: Week 16

Soccer By Ives: SBI MLS Power Rankings: Week 16

Soccer By Ives: MLS transfer window opens today

Soccer By Ives: Wednesday Kickoff: MLS eyes Queens stadium site, Schweinsteiger fit and more

Soccer By Ives: FC Dallas announces jersey sponsor deal

Prost Amerika: Columbus Waive Three

SBNation: MLS Power Rankings, Week 14/15: Earthquakes Refuse To Say Die

 

U.S. OPEN CUP

MLSsoccer.com: USOC: Harrisburg threaten but Union pull away in 5-2 victory

MLSsoccer.com: Kick Off: USOC scuffle ignites Seattle-San Jose rivalry

MLSsoccer.com: USOC: Zayner says Sounders' Johnson "hit me in my face"

MLSsoccer.com: USOC Roundup: MLS teams through, Sounders top Quakes

MLSsoccer.com: USOC: Sounders edge Quakes 1-0 in tense encounter

MLSsoccer.com: USOC: Correa's late strike sends Chivas to semifinals

NBC Sports: ProSoccerTalk: Drilling down on, US Open Cup: Seattle 1, at San Jose 0

Soccer America: MLS clubs stop USL PRO trio in their tracks

Soccer By Ives: Cato goal, stingy defense lifts Sounders past Earthquakes in Open Cup quarters

Soccer By Ives: Correa’s brace gives Chivas USA another late-game US Open Cup win

Soccer By Ives: Sapong double propels Sporting KC to Open Cup semifinal

Soccer By Ives: Union advance to Open Cup semis with victory over Harrisburg

Prost Amerika: Sounders Advance on Sixth Semi Final

SB Nation: U.S. Open Cup, 2012: Four MLS Teams Advance To Semifinals

 

US and International Soccer News and Notes

Bleacher Report: 6 U.S. Women's Soccer Storylines No One Is Talking About

 

EURO 2012

NBC Sports: ProSoccerTalk: Cristiano Ronaldo, memories of 2010, and Spain-Portugal: Wedneday’s Euro 2012 playlist

FIFA.com: Xavi & Pique confident of success

FIFA.com: Titles, triumphs and penalty pain

NBC Sports: ProSoccerTalk: Shipped from Abroad, Euro 2012: Looking forward with four teams left

UEFA.com: Spain seek solution to defusing Ronaldo

UEFA.com: Klose primed to shine against Italy

UEFA.com: Pirlo says Germany fear Italy

Goal.com: Euro 2012 Preview: Portugal - Spain

Goal.com: Stage is set for Ronaldo to light up Euro 2012 semifinal

Goal.com: UEFA: We understand Italy's frustration, but Euro 2012 dates were decided three years ago

Soccer By Ives: Which semifinalist will win Euro 2012?

Soccer America: Euro 2012 television schedule

SB Nation: Cristiano Ronaldo Could Secure His Legacy

SB Nation: Portugal Vs. Spain, Euro 2012 Semifinals: Lines, Odds And Picks

SB Nation: Portugal Vs. Spain, Euro 2012 Semifinals: Remember, Remember, The 17th Of November

Bleacher Report: Portugal vs. Spain: 6 Key Battles to Watch in Euro 2012 Semifinal