Real Salt Lake News Stand: August 27

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

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

 Denzel Eslinger ‏@f4denz

New Blog Post: Who is going to win the Supporters' Shield? What the numbers say - http://rslperspective.com/2013/08/27/who-is-going-to-win-the-supporters-shield-what-the-numbers-say/ … #MLS #RSL

 Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

ICYMI: #RSL DF @natborchers on @espn700 about lack of nat'l love for #RSL despite excellence, depth, quality: http://espn.kall700sports.com/nat-borchers-rsl-8-26-13/ …

 Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

#RSL. #PDX. Friday 8p at #RioT on NBCSN ... How Will The West Be Won? http://instagram.com/p/df8hMFMFfp/

 Charles Barnard ‏@ccb1212

There is no way in the world that #RSL is better without Sabo, is there? I'm not really sure. What do you think? http://ccb1212.blogspot.com/2013/08/the-saborio-conundrum-could-rsl-be.html …

 Wes Brown ‏@wesbadia

Latest on @SoccerNewsday - #RSL Sets Course for Final Stretch http://www.soccernewsday.com/usa/a/1087/rsl-sets-course-for-final-stretch … @RealSaltLake @TheCrossbarRSL @ccb1212

 

Multimedia

RealSaltLake.com: Video: Gil finishes 14-pass sequence

RealSaltLake.com: Wingert wins Save of the Week

MLSsoccer.com: ExtraTime Radio – Jay Heaps, Justin Mapp

ESPN 700: Nat Borchers on “The Bill and Hans Show”

 

Real Salt Lake News & Notes

RealSaltLake.com: By the Numbers: RSL 4-0 Columbus Crew

RealSaltLake.com: Tactical Recap: RSL 4-0 Columbus Crew

Soccer Newsday: RSL Sets Course for Final Stretch

 

For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: RSL must re-sign club fixture and longtime coach Jason Kreis

RSL Soapbox: Chalk it up to Kreis: RSL’s complete performance from front to back

From the Upper Deck: The Saborio Conundrum – Could RSL be a better team without Sabo in the lineup?

RSL Perspective: Who is going to win the Supporters’ Shield? What the numbers say

 

MLS, Other News & Notes

MLSsoccer.com: Kick Off: Trash talk continues in Cascadia as Portland Timbers’ Pa Modou Kah takes aim at Clint Dempsey

MLSsoccer.com: MLS Power Rankings, Week 26: Signature performance vaults Montreal Impact up the ladder

MLSsoccer.com: Castrol Index Weekly Top 20: Kyle Beckerman’s brace rights ship for Supporters’ Shield leading Real Salt Lake

MLSsoccer.com: San Jose Earthquakes look to league to review red cards in draw vs. FC Dallas

MLSsoccer.com: LA Galaxy latest win nostalgic of championship years: "We're building towards really good things"

MLSsoccer.com: Kelyn Rowe grabs Player of the Week honors after brace in big New England Revolution win

 MLSsoccer.com: VOTE: Top 3 Performers Week 26

ESPN FC: 2013 MLS Power Rankings: Week 26

ESPN FC: Report: Landon Donovan, L.A. agree

ProSoccerTalk: MLS Player of the Week: Kelyn Rowe

ProSoccerTalk: About that “done deal” on D.C. United’s new stadium …

ProSoccerTalk: The final, impressive numbers on Sunday’s attendance in Seattle

ProSoccerTalk: NY coach Mike Petke apologizes after loss to Chivas USA

ProSoccerTalk: Portland’s Caleb Porter calls refereeing vs. Seattle “lopsided;” he’s right and yet wrong at once

ProSoccerTalk: Weekly MLS rankings