Real Salt Lake News Stand: August 3

Get ready for #COLvRSL with today's edition of the News Stand

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

 Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

Busy August for #RSL kicks off today w/ #RockyMtnCup decider - 6:30p MT on ABC4 ... #USOC100 home Wed… http://instagram.com/p/cjacBqMFbm/ 

 Aaron Falk ‏@aaronfalk

A look at a particularly meaningful #RSL-Colorado matchup: http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/56683027-77/rsl-colorado-lake-rapids.html.csp …

 Park Cafe ‏@parkcafeslc

You know what it is....Match Day!!! Good luck in the #RockyMountainCup tonight @RealSaltLake Excited to see our boys back in RSL kits!

 Major League Soccer ‏@MLS

Welcome back to #MLS, @clint_dempsey --> http://soc.cr/nBc9B  pic.twitter.com/TqxkLg62hL

 Major League Soccer ‏@MLS

A long awaited encore is finally here. Don't miss the return of the MLS Breakway show tonight on @NBCSN --> http://soc.cr/nAMSI 

 

Multimedia

RealSaltLake.com: Video Preview: RSL at Colorado Rapids

RealSaltLake.com: Beckerman, Beltran and Rimando return to Real Salt Lake

MLSsoccer.com: The Scouting Report: Rocky Mountain Cup Preview – Real Salt Lake at Colorado Rapids

ESPN 700: Tony Beltran on The Bill & Hans Show

 

Real Salt Lake News & Notes

RealSaltLake.com: Preview: RSL at Colorado Rapids

RealSaltLake.com: Storylines to watch: RSL at Colorado Rapids

RealSaltLake.com: Rapids talking smack ahead of Rocky Mountain Cup finale

RealSaltLake.com: Alvarez suspended three games by MLS Disciplinary Committee

RealSaltLake.com: Saborio wins Goal of the Week

The Salt Lake Tribune: RSL’s rivalry with Colorado takes on extra meaning

The Salt Lake Tribune: MLS makes Alvarez’s suspension official

Deseret News: Real Salt Lake needs win over Rapids to retain Rocky Mountain Cup

Deseret News: Construction on soccer complex begins again

MLSsoccer.com: Backs against the wall, Real Salt Lake know nothing less than a win will do in Colorado

MLSsoccer.com: MLS Match Preview | Colorado Rapids v. Real Salt Lake          

 

For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: Returning Beckerman an important piece of RSL’s passing puzzle

RSL Soapbox: Three questions on Colorado Rapids: The rivalry rebirthed

 

MLS, Other News & Notes

MLSsoccer.com: Tottenham Hotspur announce transfer of USMNT captain Clint Dempsey to MLS

ESPNFC.com: Sources: Dempsey to join Sounders

ESPNFC.com: Is Clint Dempsey making the right move?

SI.com: Shocking transfer has Dempsey headed to Seattle

Pro Soccer Talk: Confirmed: Clint Dempsey to sign with Seattle Sounders FC

Pro Soccer Talk: Clint Dempsey to Seattle: $9 million fee, $8 million salary sees Deuce back to MLS

Pro Soccer Talk: Why Clint Dempsey’s move to Seattle won’t affect the US national team

Pro Soccer Talk: A brief look at MLS roster rules with regard to Clint Dempsey

Pro Soccer Talk: US v. Mexico sells out Crew Stadium; massive American Outlaws contingent expected

Pro Soccer Talk: Icelandic FA president raises valid questions of nationality in Kick TV interview

Pro Soccer Talk: San Jose Earthquakes suspend 1906 Ultras’ tifo privileges