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 

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: … #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 #USAvCAN …

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




ESPN 700: A conversation with RSL owner Dell Loy Hansen

ESPN 700: Nick Rimando joins “The Bill and Hans Show” MNT vs. Canada: Highlights – Jan. 29, 2013


Real Salt Lake News & Notes Real Salt Lake acquires FW Joao Plata from Toronto 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 Recap: Canada, USA play to drab 0-0 stalemate in Houston Davis on role with national team: “I know I fit at this level” Klinsmann prefers conclusions from camp, not drab draw De Rosario basks in love of Houston return in Canada draw BBC: Sporting KC’s Kamara heading to Norwich City Stoke City boss Pulis says Shea transfer deal is close US striker Altidore target of racist chants in Netherlands Red Bulls confirm Fraser will join revamped coaching staff U.S. fails to impress in 0-0 friendly against Canada U.S. talent pool looks more like puddle in 0-0 draw 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 United States 0-0 Canada: Americans put on ugly showing against inexperienced Canadians Player ratings: USA 0-0 Canada 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