Real Salt Lake News Stand: August 12

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

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

 Aaron Falk ‏@aaronfalk

#RSL coach Jason Kreis is searching for time to rest his captain. http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/56720051-77/beckerman-kreis-game-lake.html.csp …

 RSL Soapbox ‏@rslsoapbox

Shift to 4-2-1-3 provides good, bad moments, but #RSL, Jason Kreis flexibility encouraging http://sbn.to/15rfOLa 

 Charles Barnard ‏@ccb1212

Take a look at some outstanding defensive stats for #RSL in today's Crunching the Numbers http://ccb1212.blogspot.com/2013/08/crunching-numbers-houston-edition.html … #RSLStats

 WeFollowFutbol ‏@WeFollowFutbol

It's pretty apparent why @RealSaltLake was our Club of the Week for @mls Week 24: http://ow.ly/nQcL0 . #mls #rsl #usoc100

 

Multimedia

MLSsoccer.com: HIGHLIGHTS: FC Dallas vs. LA Galaxy

MLSsoccer.com: HIGHLIGHTS: Chivas USA vs. Colorado Rapids

MLSsoccer.com: MLS Goal Timeline (August 10-11): Watch all the goals from this weekend's action

 

Real Salt Lake News & Notes

The Salt Lake Tribune: Coach Kreis seeks rest time for Kyle Beckerman

Deseret News: Captain Kyle Beckerman continues to play iron man minutes for RSL

 

For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: Player Ratings: Borchers, Grabavoy excellent in win over Houston

RSL Soapbox: Shift to 4-2-1-3 provides good, bad moments

From the Upper Deck: Crunching the Numbers – Houston edition

 

MLS, Other News & Notes

US Soccer: Klinsmann calls in 23 players to prepare for friendly against 13th-ranked Bosnia-Herzegovina

MLSsoccer.com: FC Dallas 3, LA Galaxy 3 | MLS Match Recap

MLSsoccer.com: Bruce Arena feels officials robbed LA Galaxy of all three points in draw at FC Dallas

MLSsoccer.com: The spell continues, but for FC Dallas' Schellas Hyndman, "If we play like this, we'll get wins"

MLSsoccer.com: Chivas USA 1, Colorado Rapids 1 | MLS Match Recap

MLSsoccer.com: Chivas USA baffled by their recurring ability to shoot themselves in the foot by suffering ejections

MLSsoccer.com: Colorado Rapids survive "weird" encounter at Chivas, but believe they deserved more than draw

MLSsoccer.com: VOTE: Top 3 Performers Week 24

MLSsoccer.com: John Anthony Brooks, Aron Johannsson among 23 called in by Jurgen Klinsmann for friendly vs. Bosnia-Herzegovina

ESPN FC: Donovan gets 4th career MLS hat trick

SI.com: Donovan has hat trick; Galaxy, FC Dallas draw 3-3

Pro Soccer Talk: Major League Soccer Week in Review – Round 24

Pro Soccer Talk: Highlights and context: Landon Donovan posts fourth career hat trick, but Galaxy can’t hold on

Goal.com: Klinsmann calls in 23 players for Bosnia-Herzegovina friendly

Goal.com: Monday MLS Breakdown: Clint Dempsey takes his first steps as a Seattle Sounders star

WeFollowFutbol.com: The Week That Was – MLS Week 24