Real Salt Lake News Stand: Feb. 18

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

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

Bill Riley Bill Riley ‏@espn700bill

Two weeks from right now I will be on air with @OriginalWinger in San Jose. #RSL and #Quakes 2013 opener. #BelieveRSL #cantwait

Real Salt Lake Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

WATCH: #USMNT U-20s Return to Puebla, preview from Tab Ramos & #RSL MF @luisitogil21 http://youtu.be/3uvgSIwD9RY 

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Graham Parker Graham Parker ‏@KidWeil

@rogbennett @greg_macfarlane @runofplay @brianstraus that's very kind (Beckerman feature on Grantland within next 2 weeks btw#RSL).

Kyle McCarthy Kyle McCarthy ‏@kylejmccarthy

An overview of the upcoming CONCACAF U-20 championship@FOXSoccerhttp://msn.foxsports.com/foxsoccer/usa/story/top-prospects-gather-for-concacaf-u-20-championships-021613 …

RSL SoapboxRSL Soapbox ‏@rslsoapbox

Kreis, Rimando talk squad, Seattle with Sounders media #RSLhttp://sbn.to/XTpBrS 

 

Multimedia

RealSaltLake.com: Highlights: RSL 1-2 Seattle

RealSaltLake.com: Match Replay: RSL 1-2 Seattle

ESPN 700: Chris Schuler on “The Bill and Hans Show”

MLSsoccer.com: MLSers react to Rogers news

USsoccer.com: U-20’s: Returning to Puebla

 

Real Salt Lake News & Notes

RealSaltLake.com: Preseason recap: RSL 1-2 Seattle

MLSsoccer.com: Desert Diamond Cup: Sounders into final after win vs. RSL

MLSsoccer.com: Real Salt Lake’s Chris Schuler has USMNT in his future, says Kreis

MLSsoccer.com: Competition? Saunders, Stephenson ratchet it up for RSL

MLSsoccer.com: RSL’s Lagerwey says deal close with Galaxy for Saunders

Pro Soccer Talk: Seattle, New England prevail in Desert Diamond Cup

 

For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: Seattle spurns late RSL comeback as reserves impress late on

RSL Soapbox: RSL set to sign Colombian striker Olmes Garcia

Keepin’ it Real: A few thoughts on Olmes Garcia

Real Nation: Seattle preseason match: What we learned

 

MLS, Other News & Notes

MLSsoccer.com: Galaxy announce that Donovan will rejoin club in late March

MLSsoccer.com: Former Crew MF Rogers says he’s gay, leaving soccer

MLSsoccer.com: #Respect: Rogers’ courage inspires Twitter support

MLSsoccer.com: Rogers’ revelation opens doors, but also leaves questions

MLSsoccer.com: Ex-teammates say Rogers can be trailblazer for gay players

MLSsoccer.com: Portland Tournament: Johnson the star as Timbers tie SJ 3-3

MLSsoccer.com: Disney Pro Soccer Classic: Impact, Crew to meet in final

MLSsoccer.com: “Scary” moment for Columbus after Marshall forced off early

MLSsoccer.com: RBNY’s Petke hails Juninho in loss: “A pleasure to watch”

MLSsoccer.com: U-20 coach Ramos: US “can do some damage” in qualifying

USsoccer.com: U-20 MNT kicks off 2013 CONCACAF U-20 Championship against Haiti

The Salt Lake Tribune: Falk: Robbie Rogers makes the biggest play of his life

The Columbus Dispatch: Iro: Rogers “didn’t want to continue a lie”

SI.com: Robbie Rogers coming out, soccer’s reaction, mark steps forward

Goal.com: Seth Vertelney: Robbie Rogers doesn’t owe us anything

Goal.com: Monday MLS Breakdown: Landon Donovan’s imminent return does little to clear up fallout from his absence

Fox Soccer: Rogers marches to his own beat

Fox Soccer: Donovan to return, questions remain

Fox Soccer: Teams gather for U-20 Championships

Soccer By Ives: Donovan to return to Galaxy in late March, will miss upcoming USMNT qualifiers

Soccer By Ives: US Under-20 Pelosi suffers broken leg with Liverpool

Pro Soccer Talk: American soccer nation demonstrates overwhelming, inspiring support for Robbie Rogers

Pro Soccer Talk: Considering rookies, and a pair of impressive ones in New England Revolution camp

The Washington Post: D.C. United “very hopeful” for new stadium