Real Salt Lake News Stand: Jan. 30

Catch up on all the latest news from around the soccer world

 

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

Real Salt Lake Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

#RSL acquires FW @JoaoPlata10 from Toronto FC in exchange for 2015 2nd Round Pick http://instagr.am/p/VHRlGysFR-/ 

Jason Kreis Jason Kreis ‏@JasonKreis

Big welcome to our newest wee-man, Joao Plata! Very excited ab this add - extremely crafty, quick, and dangerous player. Here we come!

Joao Plata Joao Plata ‏@JoaoPlata10

Gracias dios por todo ,Thank God for everything #godislove

kirsoccer kirsoccer ‏@KIRSoccer

ICYMI. Fabulous insight into preseason life by Cole Grossman:http://kirsoccer.wordpress.com/2013/01/29/postcards-from-camp-cole-grossman/ … #RSL #MLS #preseason#realsaltlake

Real Salt Lake Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

#RSL men @KyleBeckerman (74') and @tonybeltran23 (45') with starts tonight for #USMNT v Canada ... Congrats boys! #RSLfam

Jonah Freedman Jonah Freedman ‏@jonahfreedman

Want to see a textbook definition of what "box-to-box midfielder" is? Check out @KyleBeckerman's heat map from #USAvCANhttp://www.mlssoccer.com/matchcenter/2013-01-29-USA-v-CAN/chalkboard …

Javier Morales Javier Morales ‏@javi_mo11

I wish haha"@pabloricchetti: Morales comes on for Beckerman, it's his first cap for the #USMNT too.#USAvCAN, 76'”/Felicidades@javi_mo11

 

 

Multimedia

ESPN 700: A conversation with RSL owner Dell Loy Hansen

ESPN 700: Nick Rimando joins “The Bill and Hans Show”

USsoccer.com: MNT vs. Canada: Highlights – Jan. 29, 2013

 

Real Salt Lake News & Notes

RealSaltLake.com: Real Salt Lake acquires FW Joao Plata from Toronto

RealSaltLake.com: Beckerman, Beltran start in US’s 0-0 draw v. Canada

The Salt Lake Tribune: Real Salt Lake acquires forward Joao Plata from Toronto FC

OK Español: Real finalize primera concentracion

 

For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: RSL acquires forward Plata in exchange for 2015 draft pick

RSL Soapbox: Beckerman captains USMNT for first time; Beltran starts for first cap

Keepin’ it Real: Postcards from Cap: Cole Grossman

 

MLS, Other News & Notes

MLSsoccer.com: Recap: Canada, USA play to drab 0-0 stalemate in Houston

MLSsoccer.com: Davis on role with national team: “I know I fit at this level”

MLSsoccer.com: Klinsmann prefers conclusions from camp, not drab draw

MLSsoccer.com: De Rosario basks in love of Houston return in Canada draw

MLSsoccer.com: BBC: Sporting KC’s Kamara heading to Norwich City

MLSsoccer.com: Stoke City boss Pulis says Shea transfer deal is close

MLSsoccer.com: US striker Altidore target of racist chants in Netherlands

MLSsoccer.com: Red Bulls confirm Fraser will join revamped coaching staff

SI.com: U.S. fails to impress in 0-0 friendly against Canada

SI.com: U.S. talent pool looks more like puddle in 0-0 draw

SI.com: Player ratings: Few U.S. players shine against Canada

American Soccer Now: Inept U.S. “B” team fails to create against Canada

American Soccer Now: Takeaways from the U.S.’s limp draw against Canada

American Soccer Now: A disappointing match, but some beautiful images

Soccer By Ives: USMNT and Canada finished scoreless yet again

Soccer By Ives: USMNT 0, Canada 0: A look back

Soccer By Ives: Gatt flashes speed, promise as one of few bright spots for USMNT v. Canada

Soccer By Ives: Report: Kamara poised for transfer to Norwich City

Pro Soccer Talk: Opportunities lost: Too few sharp edges for U.S. national team

Pro Soccer Talk: Good performances hard to find in U.S. draw with Canada

Pro Soccer Talk: Would Mix Diskerud have been worth a Designated Player slot? Merritt Paulson has thoughts

Pro Soccer Talk: Kei Kamara looks set for Premier League move

Pro Soccer Talk: Jozy Altidore’s poised response to Tuesday’s ugliness

Goal.com: United States 0-0 Canada: Americans put on ugly showing against inexperienced Canadians

Goal.com: Player ratings: USA 0-0 Canada

Goal.com: Five players make U.S. debuts in draw with Canada

Fox Soccer: USA ties Canada ahead of qualifier

Fox Soccer: Meager value from USA, Canada match