Real Salt Lake News Stand: March 8

Catch up on all the latest news ahead of Saturday's match at DC

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

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Wonder how many #RSL fans know that GK @NickRimando's former teammate, Ben Olsen (current DC coach), officiated Nick & Jacqui's wedding

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Joao Plata changed the game for #RSL on Sunday, but that doesn't mean Jason Kreis is happy: http://soc.cr/ixFJb 

Kim Tate  Kim Tate ‏@KimTateSports

Let's give soccer a W in this category: Nick Rimando up for Utah Pro Athlete Award - fans can vote here http://www.football.com/en-gb/real-salt-lake-and-usmnt-goalkeeper-up-for-utah-pro-athlete-award-fans-can-vote-here/ …#RSL #USMNT

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64: the # of shutouts by #RSL GK @NickRimando since his 2007 arrival in Utah, 20 more than the 11… http://instagr.am/p/WmqlW9MFWM/ 

 

Multimedia

RealSaltLake.com: Video: RSL at DC Match Preview

ESPN 700: Chris Wingert on “The Bill & Hans Show”

ABC4: RSL hoping to build on momentum

MLSsoccer.com: ExtraTime Radio – March 7

Pro Soccer Talk: Highlights: Galaxy plays to scoreless tie in Costa Rica

 

Real Salt Lake News & Notes

RealSaltLake.com: Preview: RSL at D.C. United

RealSaltLake.com: Nick Rimando nominated for Governor’s State of Sport Awards

RealSaltLake.com: Real Salt Lake announces schedule for 2013 RSL Questar Camps Presented by Thermwise

RealSaltLake.com: Who killed Kenny? Mansally to go by give name Abdoulie

Grantland: The Designated Player: Kyle Beckerman for Real, Part I

MLSsoccer.com: Despite dynamite debut for Real Salt Lake, Jason Kreis “concerned” over Joao Plata’s fitness

Deseret News: Real Salt Lake goalkeeper Nick Rimando nominated for pair of Utah Governor’s State of Sport awards

ABC4.com: RSL hopes to build on momentum

KSL.com: Real Salt Lake match preview: RSL at D.C. United

 

For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: Three questions with Black and Red United

Real Nation: RSL at DC Match Preview

RSL Perspective: For Real Salt Lake, one down, 33 more to go

Under the Crossbar: The Buck Shaw Excursion: RSL’s 2-0 win over San Jose

 

MLS, Other News & Notes

MLSsoccer.com: CCL Match Recap: Herediano 0, LA Galaxy 0

MLSsoccer.com: MLS on TV: Where to watch the MLS action in Week 2

MLSsoccer.com: With fitness the final hurdle, Edson Buddle nears return for Colorado Rapids

MLSsoccer.com: With Jay DeMerit out, Kenny Miller primed to take Vancouver Whitecaps captaincy

MLSsoccer.com: Exclusive with Portland Timbers star Diego Valeri: “I wanted to come to MLS badly”

MLSsoccer.com: Utah-bred businessman the unexpected savior for LA Galaxy opponents Herediano

MLSsoccer.com: Panama national team call up MLS duo ahead of World Cup qualifiers

MLSsoccer.com: New England Revolution stick to long view on stadium hunt: “An urban location… is critical”

MLSsoccer.com: Columbus Crew president talks new stadium possibilities, USA-Mexico

USA Today: Heritage a point of pride for Chris Wondolowski

The New York Times: David Beckham – A League of One

ESPN FC: Can you call yourself a US soccer fan if you don’t support MLS?

SI.com: Ranking the 50 most powerful people in US soccer

The Guardian: MLS week two: previews

Soccer By Ives: Red Bulls’ Juninho to miss Earthquakes match

Pro Soccer Talk: You are a brave, brave young man, Nick DeLeon