Real Salt Lake News Stand: May 7

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

Tonight’s #RSL @ESPN700 #OnFrame LIVE 7-9p MT w/ @OriginalWinger hosting @natborchers & @thegoalkeeper

Chelis on #RSL: I have never seen a whole stadium singing just one song when their team scored. I even wanted them to score another one.

BJ Neilsen BJ Neilsen ‏@localshred

This 11 year old girl absolutely CRUSHED the national anthem at the @RealSaltLake game on sat #incrediblevoice http://www.realsaltlake.com/blog/post/2013/05/06/video-11-year-old-lexi-walker-sings-national-anthem …

Nick Rimando Nick Rimando ‏@NickRimando

I want to invite Lexi Walker to my birthday. #RSL

ICYMI: 1) #RSL MF Sebastian Velasquez on Talkin' Sports http://www.realsaltlake.com/blog/post/2013/05/06/velasquez-rsl-saved-my-life … and 2) On-loan MF Enzo Martinez scores http://www.realsaltlake.com/blog/post/2013/05/05/video-loan-martinez-scores-carolina-debut …

Aaron Falk Aaron Falk ‏@aaronfalk

If you missed them yesterday, here are a few notable #RSL salary figures and a link to the rest of the MLSPU info. http://m.sltrib.com/sltrib/mobile3/56270347-219/lake-league-million-salt.html.csp …

 

 

Multimedia

RealSaltLake.com: RSL & Star Wars, May the 4th be with you

ESPN 700: Tony Beltran on “The Bill and Hans Show”

MLSsoccer.com: Vote now for MLS Save of the Week: Week 10

MLSsoccer.com: Inside the Mind of Chelis: Part 1

KUTV.com: Velasquez Establishing Himself for Real

 

Real Salt Lake News & Notes

RealSaltLake.com: Gil up for MLS Goal of the Week

RealSaltLake.com: By the Numbers: RSL 2-0 Vancouver Whitecaps FC

The Salt Lake Tribune: Off the field adjustment helps RSL players perform

The Salt Lake Tribune: Soccer: Alvaro Saborio tops Real Salt Lake in salary

Deseret News: Defensive unit healthier, returning as steady force in MLS

TheSpectrum.com: Real Salt Lake hopes to correct inconsistent play

 

For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: Player Ratings: Real Salt Lake 2-0 Vancouver Whitecaps FC

RSL Soapbox: Seattle exploring partnership with Phoenix FC

                    

MLS, Other News & Notes

MLSsoccer.com: Graham Zusi voted MLS Player of the Week after leading Sporting Kansas City to home rout

MLSsoccer.com: MLS Power Rankings Week 10: What happened to Chivas USA?

MLSsoccer.com: Castrol Index Weekly Top 20: Luis Robles gets boost he needed for New York Red Bulls

MLSsoccer.com: Kick Off: Centennial edition of Lamar Hunt US Open Cup kicks off on Tuesday with play-in round

MLSsoccer.com: Colorado Rapids eager for more goals from Edson Buddle: "We know that he's not fit yet"

MLSsoccer.com: Walter Ayovi open to any MLS offer, but Monterrey still priority

MLSsoccer.com: Colorado Rapids acquire Colombian defender German Mera on loan from Deportivo Cali

MLSsoccer.com: After watching Chivas' Kennedy see red, LA Galaxy wonder why Houston's Tally Hall wasn't ejected

MLSsoccer.com: Chivas USA director of soccer Francisco Palencia reveals plan to put club "on the right path"

SI.com: Dynamo take MLS Cup rematch; Power Rankings

ESPN FC: More than the story: MLS Week 10

ESPN FC: Houston Topples L.A.: 2013 Power Rankings  

Goal.com: Goal.com MLS Power Rankings: Week 10

MLSplayers.org: 2013 MLS Player Salaries: May 1, 2013: By Club