Real Salt Lake News Stand: May 2

Catch up on all the latest news from around the soccer world


#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

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Absence of Saborio shines light on #RSL attacking deficiencies, writes @desnewssports …

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Some of #RSL Head Coach @JasonKreis's best quotes, as interpreted by Yoda … #YodaKreis #MayThe4thBeWithYou

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Without Sabo, what does #RSL have left in attack? 

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New Blog Post - Could there be a silver lining to #RSL injury issues? …

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ICYMI: #RSL GM Lagerwey offers advice to panicked fans, via @espn700: …



ESPN 700: Garth Lagerwey on The Bill & Hans Show The Daily: Return of Robbie Rogers Anatomy of a goal: Thierry Henry's dummy leads to Tim Cahill goal Starting Lineup: MLS fantasy week 10 Episode 313: Nick Rimando and John Strong VIDEO: 8-year-old stars in Make-A-Wish victory over MLS's Timbers


Real Salt Lake News & Notes Kreis quotes translated to Yoda speak RSL to host Star Wars day at Rio Tinto Stadium on Saturday

Deseret News: Saborio's absence shines light on RSL's attacking deficiencies

Soccer by Ives: RSL Notes: Eliminating slow starts a priority

Pro Soccer Talk: Alvaro Saborio's injury dents Real Salt Lake, Costa Rica


For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: Without Sabo, what does RSL have left in attack?

RSL Perspective: Could there be a silver lining to RSL injury issues?


MLS, Other News & Notes MLS Fantasy: Injury updates, projected lineup changes How the Portland Timbers made a cancer-stricken-8-year-old's wish come true How opportunist, Rodney Wallace earned unlikely starting spot for Timbers U-20s: Sounders Academy star Jordan Morris mulling future, college or pros Red cards for Houston Dynamo's Brad Davis, Chicago Fire's Jeff Larentowicz upheld MLS Disciplinary Committee suspends Earthquakes' Steven Lenhart for two games MLS anti-tampering rules clearly spell out when other players are truly off-limits

Pro Soccer Talk: Talking about David Beckham, Miami and potentially shifting tides in MLS expansion

Pro Soccer Talk: Free Robbie Rogers! Why MLS roster policies discourage returning U.S. internationals from signing up

Pro Soccer Talk: Munich eliminates Barcelona 7-0 in Champions League Semifinal

Soccer by Ives: Atticus sees his dream come true, scoring four to lead Green Machine past Timbers

Soccer by Ives: MLS ticker: McCarty out until Mid-May, Fire announce with Club America

Soccer America: US Open Cup schedule

Soccer America: Report: Lampard offered Chelsea extension

Soccer America: Looking under the hood at MLS’s attendance decline

Yahoo! Sports: 8-year-old boy with cancer plays against the Portland Timbers in front of 3,000 fans Montreal 6-0 Toronto (6-2 agg.):Dominant Impact charge into final Vancouver 2-0 Edmonton (5-2 agg.): Whitecaps cruise into Voyageurs Cup final