Real Salt Lake News Stand: July 30

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

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

Major League Soccer ‏@MLS

Training day. Hey, Michael. #MLSAllStar

Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

#RSL MF @luisitogil21 says locker room "still confident in each other" & happy for leaders Kyle, Nick & Tony: …

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READ: #RSL FW @al_saborio wins @MLS Player of the Week: …

Nick Rimando ‏@NickRimando

Thank you Chicago! Great memories now of to Kansas City to make some more. #USMNT #RSL #mlsallstar

Tony Beltran ‏@tonybeltran23

Good morning from Kansas City! Looking forward to training this morning and trying these out. @adidasUS #teamadidas



ESPN700: Luis Gil on “The Bill and Hans Show” MLS All-Star Week Day 2: Macklemore and more!


Real Salt Lake News & Notes

Deseret News: Alvaro Saborio named MLS Player of the Week

Soccer by Ives: SBI Player of the Week: Alvaro Saborio Saborio up for Goal of the Week RSL’s All-Stars and Will Johnson reunite in KC By the Numbers: RSL vs. NY


For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: Player Ratings: Saborio fantastic, others lag behind

RSL Perspective: What people aren’t talking about from RSL-NY

Real Nation: Jordan’s Ranks Real Salt Lake vs. New York Red Bulls


MLS, Other News & Notes Don’t expect MLS to stop at 20 teams, says MLS Commissioner Don Garber MLS Power Rankings, Week 22: Are the Colorado Rapids really among the elite? MLS All-Star: Hotel training sessions, Commissioner Twitter chats and some rapper from Seattle Castrol Index Weekly Top 20: Seattle Sounders’ Lamar Neagle takes charge in Week 22 MLS All-Star: After getting start in MLS, Roma’s Michael Bradley believes “the quality continues to get better.”

ESPNFC: 2013 MLS Power Rankings: Week 22

ESPNFC: Roma star Francesco Totti said no to MLS offer New York Red Bulls win thriller against Real Salt Lake Totti plays down MLS links Monday MLS Breakdown: Gold Cup sacrifice reaps dividends as U.S., MLS emerge triumphant

Soccer by Ives: SBI MLS Team of the Week: Montreal Impact