Real Salt Lake News Stand: May 5

All the reaction from RSL's 2-0 win over Vancouver Whitecaps FC

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

Real Salt Lake Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

Heartbreaking … condolences from #RSL & Utah soccer community MT @KSL5TV: Ricardo Portillo, referee assaulted on 4/27, has passed away

Sam Stejskal Sam Stejskal ‏@samstejskal

Recap: #RSL gets goals from @luisitogil21 and @javi_mo11, two assists from @JoaoPlata10 to top Vancouver 2-0 …

Luis Gil Luis Gil ‏@luisitogil21

Well done tonight from the boys all around! Great result #3pts #OnToTheNextOne

SeBasTian VeLasQueZ SeBasTian VeLasQueZ ‏@TiaN_Futbol

Amazing Win Today And And Awesome Goals By My @javi_mo11 And@luisitogil21! Great Assists By @JoaoPlata10! :) #3pts #RSL

Javier Morales Javier Morales ‏@javi_mo11

Great win fellas! Step forward from everyone! Now we have to keep it next week. Congrats to my "chingon" @csalcedojr for the debut.

Carlos Salcedo Carlos Salcedo ‏@csalcedojr

I just want to Thank god for this opportunity also I want to thank all my teammates, RSL stuff and all the fans for my MLS debut #RSLFAMILY

Nick Rimando Nick Rimando ‏@NickRimando

And how about that little girl singing tonight's national anthem?!?!? Wow! Please come sing again.

Major League Soccer Major League Soccer ‏@MLS

The imperial march at Rio Tinto. (via Jason_Brady on Instagram) #MayThe4thBeWithYou  #RSL

Jeremiah Oshan Jeremiah Oshan ‏@JeremiahOshan

Meet your 2013 MLS assists leader: Joao Plata. He got two more in win over Whitecaps. 


Multimedia Highlights: RSL 2-0 Vancouver Whitecaps FC Jason Kreis Press Conference: RSL 2-0 Vancouver Whitecaps FC Javier Morales Reaction: RSL 2-0 Vancouver Whitecaps FC Luis Gil Reaction: RSL 2-0 Vancouver Whitecaps FC All of RSL’s 2013 Goals

ABC 4: RSL shuts out Vancouver, 2-0

KUTV: The Force was strong for RSL on Star Wars Night Highlights: Columbus Crew 0, New York Red Bulls 1 Highlights: Philadelphia Union 2, Seattle Sounders 2 Highlights: San Jose Earthquakes 2, Montreal Impact 2 Highlights: Colorado Rapids 1, Toronto FC 0 MLS Goal Timeline: May 4


Real Salt Lake News & Notes Recap: RSL 2-0 Vancouver Whitecaps FC Quote Sheet: RSL 2-0 Vancouver Whitecaps FC Match Center: RSL 2-0 Vancouver Whitecaps FC

The Salt Lake Tribune: Real Salt Lake beats Vancouver with second-half surge

The Salt Lake Tribune: RSL defender Wingert impresses in return to the starting lineup

Deseret News: Luis Gil, Javier Morales score as RSL bounces back with 2-0 win over Vancouver

Deseret News: Real Salt Lake report card: Defense made whole in Wingert’s return MLS Match Recap: Real Salt Lake 2, Vancouver Whitecaps FC 0 Martin Rennie demands accountability from slumping Whitecaps: “They need to apologize to the fans for that performance” RSL defender Chris Wingert returns, makes first 2013 appearance in 2-0 win over Vancouver

Standard-Examiner: RSL back on track, defeats Whitecaps

Pro Soccer Talk: A real beauty of a goal from Real Salt Lake

Jamaica Gleaner: Sunday Talk – Lovel Palmer – His world of football and family


For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: RSL sees off Vancouver 2-0 with Plata influential in Morales, Gil goals

RSL Soapbox: On-loan Enzo Martinez scores on professional debut

Real Nation: RSL beats Vancouver 2-0

Keepin’ it Real: RSL defeats Vancouver 2-0


MLS, Other News & Notes

The Salt Lake Tribune: Utah soccer referee Ricardo Portillo dies week after being punched

Deseret News: Soccer referee punched during game dies of injuries

Pro Soccer Talk: Utah soccer referee dies after teen punches him in the face MLS Match Recap: Columbus Crew 0, New York Red Bulls 1 MLS Match Recap: Philadelphia Union 2, Seattle Sounders 2 MLS Match Recap: San Jose Earthquakes 2, Montreal Impact 2 MLS Match Recap: Colorado Rapids 1, Toronto FC 0

Pro Soccer Talk: Philadelphia coach John Hackworth blasts referee from Saturday’s draw with Seattle

Pro Soccer Talk: San Jose’s Chris Wondolowski is having an OK year – but not a special one

Pro Soccer Talk: Another failed PK in MLS! What’s up with all that, guys? MLS Roundup: Daytime games held many MLS storylines on Saturday

Soccer By Ives: Norwich elect to end Kamara loan deal, returns to Sporting KC