Real Salt Lake News Stand: Sept. 17

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

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

 Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

Despite going head-to-head with Saturday’s #HolyWar in Provo, #RioT #RSL v SJE nearly sold-out - only Maverik, South End & scattered singles

 MLS Atheist ‏@MLSAtheist

If Friday's game between #Sounders and #RSL is any indication, the West's playoffs should be fantastic. My reaction: http://onemoresoccerblog.blogspot.com/2013/09/mls-weekend-spotlight-seattle-sounders.html?m=1 …

 Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

#RSL FW @Olmesgarcia13 ranked 19th in @MLS #24Under24http://www.mlssoccer.com/24under24/news/article/2013/09/17/19-olmes-garcia-real-salt-lake …

 Charles Barnard ‏@ccb1212

ICYMI- Interesting questions raised about the #RSL defense in the lastest Crunching the Numbers http://ccb1212.blogspot.com/2013/09/crunching-numbers-seattle.html … #RSLStats

 Wes Brown ‏@wesbadia

Latest @RealSaltLake piece on @SoccerNewsday - #RSL Caught in Seattle’s Rising Tide http://www.soccernewsday.com/usa/a/1178/rsl-caught-in-seattle-s-rising-tide … #MLS

 

Multimedia

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

MLS Reserves: Off the Bench Episode 100: "The Next Step of MLS" roundtable with Garth Lagerwey, Brian Straus and Kyle Martino

ExtraTime Radio: DeAndre Yedlin on Seattle Sounders’ rise and World Cup chances

 

Real Salt Lake News & Notes

RealSaltLake.com: By the Numbers: RSL 0-2 Seattle Sounders FC

RealSaltLake.com: Real Salt Lake to host Meet the Team night on Wednesday

MLSsoccer.com: 24 Under 24: #19 Olmes Garcia, Real Salt Lake

Soccer Newsday: RSL caught in Seattle’s rising tide

 

For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: Chalking it up: RSL falls short in final third in 2-0 loss to Seattle

From the Upper Deck: Crunching the Numbers - Seattle

From the Upper Deck: A Look at the Back Line – Analyzing the Defense

Real Nation: Picking up the Pieces

 

MLS, Other News & Notes

MLSsoccer.com: 24 Under 24: #20 Deshorn Brown, Colorado Rapids

MLSsoccer.com: 24 Under 24: #18 Bill Hamid, DC United

MLSsoccer.com: 24 Under 24: #17 Gershon Koffie, Vancouver Whitecaps

MLSsoccer.com: 24 Under 24: #16 Andrew Jean-Baptiste, Portland Timbers

MLSsoccer.com: MLS Power Rankings, Week 29: Seattle Sounders' winning streak fuels rise to the top

MLSsoccer.com: Adam Moffat "shocked" but delighted by sudden move to Seattle Sounders: "I’m coming to a great place"

MLSsoccer.com: Come together right now: LA Galaxy facing season's toughest stretch – and titles are on the line

MLSsoccer.com: 24 Under 24: Counting down the greatest seasons for young players in MLS history

MLSsoccer.com: Seattle Sounders' Obafemi Martins voted Week 29 MLS Player of the Week

ESPN FC: MLS Power Rankings: Week 29

ProSoccerTalk: Weekly MLS rankings

ProSoccerTalk: How much should Jay DeMerit play for Vancouver?

ProSoccerTalk: Assessing the Adam Moffat, Servando Carrasco trade between Houston and Seattle

ProSoccerTalk: MLS Player of the Week: Obafemi Martins

One More Soccer Blog: MLS Weekend Spotlights: Seattle Sounders vs. Real Salt Lake