Real Salt Lake News Stand: August 30

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

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

 Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

GAMEDAY. #RSL v PDX. 8p kick at #RioT. Arrive early, wear red, be loud be proud! Expecting 20,000! 

 Nicholas Tad Hansen ‏@NicholasTad

@RealSaltLake is pretty much sold out except Section 35 & South Goal 'Supporter Section'. Bring out your friends & family to fill the RioT

 Bill Riley ‏@espn700bill

Good Morning Tweeps! It's Match Day!!! #RSL and #TimbersFC tonight at the #RioT Who's pulling the back to back with me?? #BelieveRSL

 Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

WATCH: #RSL v PDX - Story so far: … @OriginalWinger preview … @MLS preview …

 Chef Tom Woodbury ‏@TheRealChefTom

My 4 year oldjust asked me which team in the Utah State/U of U game was @RealSaltLake. I feel like I'm doing everything right as a parent.


Multimedia Video Preview: Real Salt Lake v. Portland Timbers Javier Morales | Diego Valeri – The Argentine Playmakers The Scouting Report: Real Salt Lake v. Portland Timbers


Real Salt Lake News & Notes Preview: RSL v. Portland Timbers Beckerman and Rimando called up to USMNT for World Cup Qualifiers Friends off the field, RSL’s Morales and Portland’s Valeri set to face off on Friday MLS Match Preview: Real Salt Lake v. Portland Timbers Real Salt Lake and Portland Timbers set for third meeting in August: “It’s like training now” With Cascadia defeat fresh in their minds, Portland Timbers look to improve set piece defense

The Salt Lake Tribune: Attack-minded Real Salt Lake can live with allowing goals

The Salt Lake Tribune: Beckerman, Rimando called up to US team

Deseret News: RSL hoping to continue high-scoring ways against Portland RSL will close out month hosting Portland Friday in 3rd meeting in August

Pro Soccer Talk: MLS Preview: Real Salt Lake v. Portland Timbers


For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: Timbers Update: Jewsbury, Johnson out, Kah suspended, McKenzie returns

RSL Soapbox: Beckerman, Rimando named to USMNT for WCQ’s in bid to clinch berth

RSL Soapbox: RSL to face familiar faces at tactically consistent Portland Timbers

RSL Soapbox: Training Notes: Saborio up for return, Palmer and Garcia doubtful

RSL Soapbox: Around MLS: A statistical look at goals and shooting success


MLS, Other News & Notes Klinsmann calls 23 players to start preparations for World Cup Qualifiers against Costa Rica and Mexico Quote Sheet: MNT Head Coach Jurgen Klinsmann USMNT: Clint Dempsey, Landon Donovan reunited on roster for qualifiers v. Costa Rica and Mexico USMNT: Back in the fold at long last, Landon Donovan puts focus squarely on World Cup qualification USMNT: Jurgen Klinsmann shows his cards on left flank with DaMarcus Beasley, Fabian Johnson USMNT: Matt Besler one of eight players in yellow card danger, but he’s not worried about suspension USMNT: Insta-tweet reactions: Twitter reacts to USMNT roster announcement which includes US-Mexico Friday MLS Forecast: Week 27: Wondering about the alternatives in the wake of significant absences Klinsmann names 23-man for Costa Rica, Mexico matches Thomas Floyd: Klinsmann offers faith in makeshift US back line

Pro Soccer Talk: Jurgen Klinsmann names US roster for Costa Rica, Mexico qualifiers

Pro Soccer Talk: Initial Reactions: US roster to play Costa Rica, Mexico in September

Pro Soccer Talk: Highlights of Jurgen Klinsmann’s Aug. 29 media conference call