Real Salt Lake News Stand: March 9

Read up on all the latest ahead of today's #DCvRSL contest

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

Bill Riley Bill Riley ‏@espn700bill

Gorgeous day here in DC and big crowd expected tonight at legendary RFK. Catch me and @OriginalWinger on @ktvx ABC4 &@ESPN700 at 5! #RSL

Nick Rimando Nick Rimando ‏@NickRimando

Gameday vs @dcunited 5pm MT on ktvx ABC4. Dick & Dixies, Bourbon House, Bar X & the Republican are sure to show it, where are you watching?

Real Salt Lake Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

List of today’s #RSL watch party locations for 5p kick at DC on @ktvxABC4 … … … along w/ entire RealWeek schedule

Andy Williams Andy Williams ‏@bommadog

#Soccer #Football #Passion #RSL #MLS

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Brian Gutierrez Brian Gutierrez ‏@ThighOfBri

Ah gameday. It victory. #RSL #Believe



ESPN 700: Nick Rimando on “The Bill & Hans Show” Top 5 – Week 1 Performances from New Coaches

Soccer By Ives: The SBI Podcast


Real Salt Lake News & Notes Preview: RSL at D.C. United RSL looking for first-ever win at D.C. Tactical Preview: RSL at D.C. MLS Match Preview: D.C. United vs. Real Salt Lake Big Debate: Brad Guzan, Nick Rimando both in line to replace Tim Howard for US DC United look to extend RFK dominance against Real Salt Lake

The Salt Lake Tribune: Saborio healthy, happy to start the season

The Salt Lake Tribune: Howard’s injury could impact RSL’s goalkeepers

Deseret News: Real Salt Lake notebook: RSL faces D.C. United on the road


For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: Match Preview: Continuity the key as RSL looks to capitalize on form

RSL Soapbox: When last we met: RSL 1-0 DCU, Sept. 2012

RSL Soapbox: Does Tim Howard injury pave way for Rimando place in USMNT lineup?

RSL Perspective: RSL vs. D.C. United: The Good, The Bad & The Ugly – Match Preview


MLS, Other News & Notes Rapids-Union match postponed until Sunday at 3 ET due to winter storm conditions Starting XI: Strong CCL performance sets stage for Week 2 MLS action Pick ‘Em: editors pick Week 2 matches Report: Tim Howard could miss several weeks, World Cup qualifiers with back injury Brad Friedel offers to come out of retirement to help US national team in pinch Colorado Rapids hero Pablo Mastroeni returns after a year on the brink New York Red Bulls’ boss Mike Petke responds to Caleb Porter’s postgame comments Chivas USA to face Chivas Guadalajara in friendly match in Ciudad Juarez Friday MLS Forecast: Week 2: Preparing for the whiteout

Sporting News: Weekend Primer: “Perfectionist” Caleb Porter has Timbers on rise Six reasons why the Red Bulls are MLS’ most intriguing story

Pro Soccer Talk: MLS weekend: The five top matches to view and review

Pro Soccer Talk: Watershed moment: Talk of replacing pro soccer stadiums

Pro Soccer Talk: Hale and hearty season ticket sales? That’s where it’s at

ESPN FC: Crew, Revolution face crucial stadium questions

Soccer By Ives: Hope Solo ruled out for 3-4 months after surgery Krieger and Engen tally first international goals as USWNT Defeats China PR 5-0 at Algarve Cup in Portugal