Real Salt Lake News Stand: July 17

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

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

 Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

#RSL Nation - Welcome the "Demolition Man" @bmcdonald4 to the Wasatch Front http://instagram.com/p/b35klQsFTU/ 

 Bill Riley ‏@espn700bill

#RSL sends #DCUnited a 3rd round pick for McDonald. McDonald will help at depth at the Center Back spot where #RSL has been depleted.

 Bill Riley ‏@espn700bill

McDonald has a long relationship with #RSL striker Robbie Findley. Both Arizona natives. McDonald is expected to train today with #RSL

 Sam Stejskal ‏@samstejskal

#RSL acquires defender @BMcDonald4 in trade with #DCU. Nice little pick up. http://www.realsaltlake.com/news/2013/07/real-salt-lake-acquires-brandon-mcdonald-dc-united …

 Nick Rimando ‏@NickRimando

Welcome to the squad B-Mac, I know 1 certain individual is extremely happy @RobbieFindley #teamdime

 Aaron Falk ‏@aaronfalk

Kreis has said in the past he likes guys coming from less than ideal situations, feels #RSL has helped revive some careers.

 James Rust ‏@espn700james

Just taped an interview with new #RSL man Brandon McDonald that airs tonight #OnFrame on @ESPN700. #RSL fans, you're gonna like this move!

 

Multimedia

RealSaltLake.com: Reserves Highlights: RSL vs Vancouver Whitecaps

ESPN 700: Jason Kreis on The Bill & Hans Show

MLSsoccer.com: MLS Save of the Week Nominees: Week 20

 

Real Salt Lake News & Notes

RealSaltLake.com: Real Salt Lake acquires Brandon McDonald from D.C. United

RealSaltLake.com: Gold Cup Recap: Saborio features as US defeats Costa Rica

RealSaltLake.com: Reserves Recap: RSL 3-2 Vancouver Whitecaps FC

RealSaltLake.com: Attinella up for Save of the Week

RealSaltLake.com: Horton: Snubbed Morales deserved All-Star recognition

RealSaltLake.com: By the Numbers: RSL 3-0 FC Dallas

The Salt Lake Tribune: Real Salt Lake acquires defender from United

The Salt Lake Tribune: Schuler could be back within a month

The Salt Lake Tribune: Kreis says RSL has more than 3 all-stars

Deseret News: RSL defender Chris Schuler should be back within a month

MLSsoccer.com: Real Salt Lake acquires veteran defender Brandon McDonald from DC United

MLSsoccer.com: No time for pain: Real Salt Lake’s Carlos Salcedo delays gall bladder surgery to take part in Dallas win

MLSsoccer.com: Central Winger: Who’s the better box-to-box USMNT midfielder, Kyle Beckerman or Mix Diskerud?

Pro Soccer Talk: Spinning the Kyle Beckerman-U.S. national team argument wheel

 

For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: RSL signs DCU center back Brandon McDonald to ease injury crisis

RSL Soapbox: Player Ratings: RSL Reserves vs. Vancouver Whitecaps

RSL Soapbox: Schuler receives recovery boost, could return in month

RSL Soapbox: Goal Breakdown: Grabavoy's goal against FC Dallas

RSL Perspective: Real Salt Lake bolsters their defense by adding Brandon McDonald

From the Upper Deck: The COR score – RSL offensive ratings

 

MLS, Other News & Notes

MLSsoccer.com: Gold Cup Match Recap: USMNT 1, Costa Rica 0

MLSsoccer.com: Life never been better for US national team after 8th straight victory in Gold Cup

MLSsoccer.com: Gold Cup: Jurgen Klinsmann says roster changes coming before quarterfinal

MLSsoccer.com: Gold Cup: USMNT bemused by Costa Rica's defensive tactics with top spot on the line

MLSsoccer.com: Gold Cup: Brek Shea earns redemption against Costa Rica, immediate future uncertain

MLSsoccer.com: USMNT Player Ratings: Landon Donovan, Sean Johnson drive Yanks to win

Pro Soccer Talk: Jurgen Klinsmann working hard to establish a “No complacency!” zone in USMNT camp

Pro Soccer Talk: Weekly MLS rankings

Pro Soccer Talk: What we learned from USMNT Gold Cup win over Costa Rica

Pro Soccer Talk: USMNT sets new record after eight straight wins, but what does it really mean?

Pro Soccer Talk: Breakdown: Let's take a look at the Gold Cup quarterfinals

SI.com: Klinsmann's faith pays off in win over Costa Rica

SI.com: Late Brek Shea goal propels U.S. past Costa Rica in Gold Cup

SI.com: Three thoughts on the U.S.' late win over Costa Rica

ESPN FC: Klinsmann's Gold Cup reward for sticking with Shea

ESPN FC: Shea Gets Brek-through For U.S.