Real Salt Lake News Stand: Feb. 8

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

WATCH: #RSL boss @JasonKreis talks about preseason progress, hopes to translate lessons into Friday scrimmage at LA ...http://www.realsaltlake.com/video/2013/02/07/uc-irvine-training-update-jason-kreis …
 

Sam Stejskal Sam Stejskal ‏@samstejskal

Some great quotes from @TiaN_Futbol in @blackend84047's MLSsoccer.com  article: http://www.mlssoccer.com/news/article/2013/02/07/after-year-adapt-velasquez-must-step-rsl …
 

Matt Montgomery Matt Montgomery @TheCrossbarRSL

Grabavoy: "When you look at a lot of young guys, Sebastian, Viana, Enzo, Grossman, Stertzer ... all very good individual players." #rsl

Grande Sports Acad. Grande Sports Acad. @GrandeSportsA

 See what our @RealSaltLake Academy players had to say about signing their Letter of Intent last nighthttp://www.grandesportsacademy.com/sixteen-academy-players-talk-about-what-it-is-like-to-sign-a-letter-of-intent/ …
 

Real Salt Lake Real Salt Lake @realsaltlake

ICYMI: @wingert17 & @LeotheLion0 on @ktvx Good Things Utah talking #RSL Open House, Operation No Starvation & morehttp://youtu.be/spTp2Y6otgk

 

Multimedia

RealSaltLake.com: UC-Irvine training update from Jason Kreis

ESPN 700: Interview with Ned Grabavoy

ABC4: Open House at Rio Tinto Stadium

MLSsoccer.com: ExtraTime Radio

 

Real Salt Lake News & Notes

RealSaltLake.com: Gil leaves RSL camp to join U.S. U-20’s

RealSaltLake.com: 16 Real Salt Lake-Arizona players commit to play college soccer

RealSaltLake.com: RSL in Irvine: RSL ready for Galaxy

RealSaltLake.com: RSL in CA: Velasquez showing well in preseason

MLSsoccer.com: RSL’s Velasquez: I want to be a leader in my second season

MLSsoccer.com: WCQ: Jamaica make history while Saborio leads Ticos

MLSsoccer.com: Five MLSers named to CONCACAF U-20 Championship side

Soccer By Ives: Gil, Cropper and Villarreal headline US U-20 roster for CONCACAF qualifying

Grande Sports Academy – Fifteen Academy Players Talk About What It Is Like To Sign A Letter Of Intent

 

For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: With U-20s, Luis Gil has opportunity to prove his value as playmaker

Keepin’ It Real: Camp Updates: Joao Plata and Josh Saunders

 

MLS, Other News & Notes

MLSsoccer.com: The Throw-In: Lamenting what Davies could’ve been for US

MLSsoccer.com: Bradley embraces new role in transitional time for USMNT

MLSsoccer.com: American Exports: Arturo Alvarez loaned to Hungarian side

MLSsoccer.com: Dynamo’s Bruin: I want to be part of the Gold Cup with USA

MLSsoccer.com: Three for Thursday: Who is the next 20-goal scorer in MLS?

MLSsoccer.com; 23 Days ‘til MLS: Can any DP ever replace David Beckham?

MLSsoccer.com: Vancouver’s Mattocks: “I think I can get 20 goals this year”

MLSsoccer.com: Heaps: Bengtson OK after injury scare in Honduras victory

SI: Herculez Gomez: In The Line of Fire

Sporting News: Do or Die: Jurgen Klinsmann must learn from mistakes, adapt to unique challenges of qualification gauntlet

Goal.com: Friday Five: Intrigue and upheaval sum up the first matchday of the Hexagonal

Fox Soccer – Will USA’s revolution ever arrive?

Pro Soccer Talk – Rounding up the game grades from U.S.-Honduras

Pro Soccer Talk – Alexi Lalas: a U.S. setback, but not the end of the world

Pro Soccer Talk – Big MLS influence on big CONCACAF matches

Pro Soccer Talk – Steve Cherundolo undergoes minor knee surgery