Real Salt Lake News Stand: August 16

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

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

 Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

#TBT #RSL's organizational "coming of age" moment ... MLS Cup 2009 win v LA ... Kick Sat 8:30p MT on ABC4 http://instagram.com/p/dDsiPEsFVj/ 

 Denzel Eslinger ‏@f4denz

Both #RSL and #LAG are 2-2-1 in their last 5 MLS matches, but RSL is 6-2-2 in their last 10, while LA is 4-4-2 I say form edge goes to RSL

 Sam Stejskal ‏@samstejskal

Latest #RSL Insider looks at the trade that brought Findley to SLC from LA in exchange for Kreis' buddy Chris Klein http://www.realsaltlake.com/video/2013/08/15/rsl-insider-risk-and-reward-2007-trade-la-galaxy …

 Nick Rimando ‏@NickRimando

Congrats to @Omar4Gonzalez on his new DP deal. Long over due 2 see American players like Omar getting the respect & contracts they deserve.

 Aaron Falk ‏@aaronfalk

Something to watch w/ #RSL at Portland on Wednesday. MT @Ben_Jata Will Johnson still has yet to practice this week for the Portland Timbers.

 

Multimedia

RealSaltLake.com: RSL Insider: Risk and reward in 2007 with L.A. Galaxy

ESPN 700: Dell Loy Hansen joins "The Bill & Hans Show"

ABC4: RSL on historic goal scoring pace

 

Real Salt Lake News & Notes

RealSaltLake.com: On fire Saborio and Donovan lead RSL, LA into Saturday's west battle

The Salt Lake Tribune: RSL will try to cool off red-hot Landon Donovan

Soccer America: Galaxy looks to close cap on Real Salt Lake

 

For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: Midweek Mailbag: Ownership, trophies, depth and more

RSL Soapbox: Ricardo Gardner trial: Veteran experience, backup not a bad thing

From the Upper Deck: Finding the Diamonds in the Rough: Scouting with Andy Williams

 

MLS, Other News & Notes

MLSsoccer.com: Taking stock of new DP deal for Omar Gonzalez

MLSsoccer.com: Designated Players in MLS: Every club has a DP for the first time in league history

MLSsoccer.com: American Exports: New manager, new era for DaMarcus Beasley and struggling Puebla

MLSsoccer.com: American Exports: Brooks set to learn by fire in Bundesliga while Jermaine Jones, Schalke target CL

MLSsoccer.com: Now that LA Galaxy have re-signed Omar Gonzalez, priority shifts to keeping Landon Donovan

MLSsoccer.com: Jurgen Klinsmann's blessing paved way for Omar Gonzalez's DP deal with LA Galaxy

Pro Soccer Talk: Omar Gonzalez announced as LA Galaxy's third DP

Soccer America: NBC goes all out to promote EPL in New York

Soccer America: Young Revs can't squander chances

Soccer by Ives: Americans Abroad: Weekend preview