Real Salt Lake News Stand: March 2

Catch up on all the latest ahead of Sunday's opener at San Jose

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake

Bill Riley Bill Riley ‏@espn700bill

We are 48 hrs. from kickoff to the 2013 season here in San Jose!#RSL and the #Quakes #cantwait

Nat Borchers Nat Borchers ‏@natborchers

Today Chris and I got to meet an amazing RSL fan by the name of Richie Jeffs. Richie got sick at an RSL game last... http://fb.me/GcBjjDk2 

Marissa Villaseñor Marissa Villaseñor ‏@marivillasenor

A heartwarming surprise by @RealSaltLake players@UofUHealthCare. See the @AshtonFox13 's story tonight@fox13now pic.twitter.com/umN4CV0W0D

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Real Salt Lake Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

Kreis, Lagerwey & Rimando talk about #RSL development of#USMNT U-20 man @luisitogil21 to @SLTrib @aaronfalk ...http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/55930559-77/gil-lake-luis-salt.html.csp?page=1 …

Sam Stejskal Sam Stejskal ‏@samstejskal

Pretty cool. #RSL GK @Jeff_Attinella1 featured in @whatahowler as part of 'The Howler XI' for his title heroics in TBpic.twitter.com/LQZmwMAbPW

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MLS Tonight MLS Tonight ‏@MLSTonight

Ready for MLS Tonight's debut tomorrow? download @Stitcher or@TuneIn and search "NASN Radio" to listen live anywhere you have 3G or WiFI

 

Multimedia

RealSaltLake.com: RSL at San Jose Earthquakes – Match Preview

Fox 13: RSL players surprise hospitalized fan

MLSsoccer.com: Thierry Henry – “I’m not here to please anyone”

MLSsoccer.com: Top 5 – Best Jerseys of All Time

SLCBoz: Slideshow: RSL Feb. 28 training

 

Real Salt Lake News & Notes

RealSaltLake.com: Preview – RSL at San Jose Earthquakes

RealSaltLake.com: Beckerman and Rimando aim for MLS milestones

RealSaltLake.com: Tactical Preview – RSL at San Jose

RealSaltLake.com: Scouting Report – San Jose Earthquakes

The Salt Lake Tribune: Careful development helped prepare Luis Gil for success

The Salt Lake Tribune: Luis Gil will be able to showcase himself on a big stage at U-20 World Cup

Deseret News: RSL eager to start 2013 season in San Jose this Sunday

 

For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: Rotation, attack from midfielders key to renewed approach

Keepin’ it Real: RSL midfield analysis

RSL Perspective: 2013 MLS predictions

 

MLS, Other News & Notes

MLSsoccer.com: Starting XI: What to watch for on opening weekend

MLSsoccer.com: U-20s: US top Cuba 2-0, will face Mexico in the final

MLSsoccer.com: U-20s: Tab Ramos says final berth is “monumental” for US Soccer

MLSsoccer.com: Chis Wondolowski-Mike Fucito partnership promises new look for San Jose

MLSsoccer.com: Fabian Castillo to pair with Kenny Cooper up top in FC Dallas opener

MLSsoccer.com: Ahead of coaching debut, Toronto FC’s Ryan Nelsen says “no chance” of lacing ‘em up

MLSsoccer.com: Chelis says he doesn’t see himself staying at Chivas USA two years

MLSsoccer.com: Houston Dynamo’s Andrew Driver on picking MLS over England: “The league’s on the up”

MLSsoccer.com: San Jose deal for Seattle’s Cordell Cato, sign rookies Muller

SI.com: MLS season preview roundtable

SI.com: 2013 MLS Preseason Power Rankings

ESPN FC: MLS 2013 Season Preview: Predictions

ESPN FC: Cornell to Carson: Arena and assistant Sarachan’s shared journey

Pro Soccer Talk: MLS Starting 11: Ten-plus story lines to follow this season

Soccer By Ives: US Soccer unveils centennial jerseys