Real Salt Lake News Stand: Jan. 8

Catch up on Soccer Night in Newtown & SLC's shot at a Qualifier

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

Real Salt Lake Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

#RSL DF @kwamekazi and other @MLS stars at Soccer Night in#Newtown ...

Kwame Watson-Siriboe Kwame Watson-Siriboe ‏@Kwamekazi

This amazing event has started. Kids are smiling and creating a great atmosphere. #Amazing @UConnHuskies @RealSaltLake 

Chris Canetti Chris Canetti ‏@ChrisCanetti

#SoccerNightInNewtown was amazing. The players were incredible. The families were appreciative. The scene was fun 4 all. We'll never forget.

Jen Shaw Jen Shaw ‏@rsljenknee

@Kwamekazi Thanks for representing #RSL and being a part of#SoccerNightinNewtown, good work does not go unnoticed, on or off the field

MLS Insider MLS Insider ‏@MLS_Insider

VIDEO: #SoccerNightInNewtown …

Sam Stejskal Sam Stejskal ‏@samstejskal

Really nice recap of Soccer Night in Newtown by @NickFirchau: …


Multimedia Soccer Night in Newtown, CT ExtraTime Radio – Jan. 7 VIDEO: Soccer Night in Newtown Studio 90: Ballon d’Or Reactions


Real Salt Lake News & Notes

The Salt Lake Tribune: Salt Lake City could host World Cup qualifying match between U.S. and Costa Rica


For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: RSL’s Rio Tinto Stadium offers support, altitude considerations in World Cup Qualifier jockeying


MLS + Other News and Notes MLS community helps healing as 1,500 turn up for “Soccer Night in Newtown” As it happened: Soccer Night in Newtown Former DC captain & current QPR defender Ryan Nelsen named head coach of Toronto FC Toronto FC part ways with head coach Paul Mariner DC United’s Najar to join Anderlecht on one-month loan LA’s Arena: With Cudicini in fold, Saunders return unlikely Ex-‘Caps asst. Miller named Canada interim head coach In the 1st person: Bobby Warshaw on Newtown shooting Soccer Night in Newtown helps community heal Eskandarian: January training camp conjures memory of Dempsey’s emergence USA earns FIFA Year-End Awards as Wambach and Sundhage Honored as Player and Coach of the Year

No Short Corners: Sporting KC’s Graham Zusi on full trial at West Ham

Pro Soccer Talk: Considering Ryan Nelsen and new MLS managers: What kind of experience counts?

American Soccer Now: Welcome Back Stuart Holden. Now What?

Soccer By Ives: Diskerud nearing new deal with Rosenborg