Real Salt Lake News Stand: April 12

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

#RSL DF @natborchers earlier on @espn700 previewing VAN trip Saturday ... http://espn.kall700sports.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/Nat-Borchers-4-11-13.mp3 … ... 1st-ever Canadian win in the offing?

Jeffrey Shurtliff II Jeffrey Shurtliff II ‏@JeffreyShurtlif

Got my WCQ and gold cup Tix today!! Sooooo excited!! #usmnt #USA #RSLTID #RSL pic.twitter.com/8gMaWTMXvT

Real Salt Lake Real Salt Lake @RealSaltLake

#RSL DF Chris Schuler tells @ProvinceWeber that "we're still a blue-collar team" that will "grind out results" ... http://www.theprovince.com/sports/Salt+Lake+loses+some+spice/8231211/story.html …

Trevor Hayward Trevor Hayward ‏@HeyHayward

First week of American Soccer Morning (@SoccerMorning) in the books. @davisjsn did an awesome job

Matt Gaschk Matt Gaschk ‏@mattgaschk

You've got to love when a player like Thierry Henry delivers a message like this ... http://ow.ly/jZ0FJ 

 

 

Multimedia

ESPN 700: Nat Borchers on “The Bill and Hans Show”

Team Radio: Garth Lagerwey on Whitecaps FC Daily

MLSsoccer.com: Goal of the Week update: Can Toronto FC’s Darel Russell hold on or will the Timbers Army swing the vote?
 

Real Salt Lake News & Notes

RealSaltLake.com: Preview: RSL at Vancouver Whitecaps FC

Deseret News: Real Salt Lake isn’t capitalizing on opportunities so far in 2013

The Province: Salt Lake loses some of its spice

 

For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: Power Rankings Overview: RSL down to 10th after season’s rough start

 

MLS, Other News & Notes

MLSsoccer.com: Unlikely to start, Fabian Espindola nonetheless content with looming New York Red Bulls return

MLSsoccer.com: FC Dallas strategize how to avoid conceding late goals: “It’s fixable,” says Schellas Hyndman

MLSsoccer.com: San Jose’s Sam Cronin not bitter about Nigel Reo-Coker’s crunching tackle: “It’s fine by me”

MLSsoccer.com: Drew Moor right back into Colorado Rapids lineup after suspension? Not so fast, says Oscar Pareja

MLSsoccer.com: Seattle Sounders forward Obafemi Martins returns to training, but no timetable on return to lineup

MLSsoccer.com: Chivas USA veteran Laurent Courtois eager to rejoin lineup despite competition

MLSsoccer.com: USA 1, Guatemala 0: CONCACAF U-17 Championship match recap

Goal.com: Friday MLS Forecast: Week 7 – Writing a little bit of history at home

Goal.com: Seth Vertelney: For better or worse, it’s slow and steady for MLS in the CONCACAF Champions League

ESPN FC: Regret haunts Sounders, Galaxy in CCL ousters

Pro Soccer Talk: Beckham set to play another year

Pro Soccer Talk: Quick injury updates on biggie MLS scorers

Pro Soccer Talk: Omar Gonzalez: Silver lining in MLS Champions League run

Pro Soccer Talk: A little less “David” today in Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup