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! http://instagram.com/p/dojrKsMFSO/ 

 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: http://www.realsaltlake.com/video/2013/08/28/rsl-vs-portland-timbers-story-so-far … @OriginalWinger preview http://www.realsaltlake.com/video/2013/08/29/real-salt-lake-vs-portland-timbers-match-preview … @MLS preview http://www.mlssoccer.com/news/article/2013/08/29/real-salt-lake-vs-portland-timbers-mls-match-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

RealSaltLake.com: Video Preview: Real Salt Lake v. Portland Timbers

RealSaltLake.com: Javier Morales | Diego Valeri – The Argentine Playmakers

MLSsoccer.com: The Scouting Report: Real Salt Lake v. Portland Timbers

 

Real Salt Lake News & Notes

RealSaltLake.com: Preview: RSL v. Portland Timbers

RealSaltLake.com: Beckerman and Rimando called up to USMNT for World Cup Qualifiers

RealSaltLake.com: Friends off the field, RSL’s Morales and Portland’s Valeri set to face off on Friday

MLSsoccer.com: MLS Match Preview: Real Salt Lake v. Portland Timbers

MLSsoccer.com: Real Salt Lake and Portland Timbers set for third meeting in August: “It’s like training now”

MLSsoccer.com: 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

KSL.com: 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

USsoccer.com: Klinsmann calls 23 players to start preparations for World Cup Qualifiers against Costa Rica and Mexico

USsoccer.com: Quote Sheet: MNT Head Coach Jurgen Klinsmann

MLSsoccer.com: USMNT: Clint Dempsey, Landon Donovan reunited on roster for qualifiers v. Costa Rica and Mexico

MLSsoccer.com: USMNT: Back in the fold at long last, Landon Donovan puts focus squarely on World Cup qualification

MLSsoccer.com: USMNT: Jurgen Klinsmann shows his cards on left flank with DaMarcus Beasley, Fabian Johnson

MLSsoccer.com: USMNT: Matt Besler one of eight players in yellow card danger, but he’s not worried about suspension

MLSsoccer.com: USMNT: Insta-tweet reactions: Twitter reacts to USMNT roster announcement which includes US-Mexico

Goal.com: Friday MLS Forecast: Week 27: Wondering about the alternatives in the wake of significant absences

Goal.com: Klinsmann names 23-man for Costa Rica, Mexico matches

Goal.com: 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