Real Salt Lake News Stand: April 24

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 Nation: Vote now for @MLS Save of the Week: Week 8 ... GK @NickRimando PK save #homeboy http://www.mlssoccer.com/news/article/2013/04/23/vote-now-mls-save-week-week-8 …

Sam Stejskal Sam Stejskal ‏@samstejskal

8,236 people came to see the #RSL Reserves tie PHX at Rio Tinto Monday. Here's #RSL's reaction to the big crowd: http://www.realsaltlake.com/blog/post/2013/04/23/rsl-reacts-mondays-big-reserves-crowd …

Denzel Eslinger Denzel Eslinger ‏@f4denz

Only 3 teams in #MLS history to have 3 straight 50 point seasons (w/o shootouts) 05-07 #DCU and 2010-2012 #RSL & #LAG - #SeeYouSaturday

Aaron Falk Aaron Falk ‏@aaronfalk

Kyle Beckerman, who turns 31 today, was back at #RSL training this morning. http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/56204131-77/galaxy-kreis-lake-salt.html.csp …

Real Salt Lake Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

#RSL GK @nickrimando & LA’s @landondonovan voted @MLS Top 3 performers this week, square off Saturday at #RioThttp://www.mlssoccer.com/video/2013/04/23/top-3-performers-week-8-jack-mcinerney-nick-rimando-landon-donovan …

 

Multimedia

RealSaltLake.com: RSL v. Phoenix FC postgame reactions: Chris Wingert

RealSaltLake.com: RSL v. Phoenix FC postgame reactions: Sebastian Velasquez

RealSaltLake.com: Soccer smarts with Professor Leo

ESPN 700: Jason Kreis on "The Bill & Hans Show"

MLSsoccer.com: MLS Week 8 Save of the Week nominees

MLSsoccer.com: Top 3 performers for Week 8

 

Real Salt Lake News & Notes

RealSaltLake.com: Historical Snapshot: RSL v. LA Galaxy

RealSaltLake.com: Rimando up for Save of the Week

RealSaltLake.com: RSL reacts to Monday's big Reserves crowd

Goal.com: The team is the star at Real Salt Lake

The Salt Lake Tribune: Real Salt lake looking to avoid lapses against Galaxy

The Salt Lake Tribune: Pierce: Soccer sportscasting requires more than British accent

Deseret News: MLS ranked 7th best soccer league in world

MLSsoccer.com: Team of the Week (Week 8): Stars young and old make their mark

MLSsoccer.com: MLS stream of week: RSL v. LA Galaxy

Soccer America: MLS Stars: When they were kids

 

MLS, Other News & Notes

MLSsoccer.com: MLS Commissioner Don Garber gives update on expansion

MLSsoccer.com: Portland Timbers reinventing identity as road team

MLSsoccer.com: Michael Gspurning says Sounders must "make the next step" to build on recent victory

MLSsoccer.com: CCL: Hercules Gomez flies the flag for Americans as Santos Laguna prep for final vs. Monterrey

MLSsoccer.com: Philadelphia Union using Sheanon Williams' long throw-ins as "a weapon"

Soccer by Ives: Bayern Munich dominates Barcelona in UCL semifinal

Soccer by Ives: Miller quietly making the most of latest chance

Pro Soccer Talk: Top ten in weekly MLS rankings

Pro Soccer Talk: D.C. United's Olsen "It's on the players now"

Pro Soccer Talk: Chivas USA up for sale? World's richest man in talks

Pro Soccer Talk: A media day in Washington for Jurgen Klinsmann and the U.S. national team coaching staff