Real Salt Lake News Stand: Sept. 3

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

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

 Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

“Amid stylistic homogeneity MLS has had for its history, #RSL & PDX represent something different. Just ask them.” http://www.theguardian.com/p/3te37/tw 

 Setting the Table ‏@settingthetable

#MLS Points Per Game leaders: RSL (1.71), MTL (1.68), SEA (1.67), LAG (1.65), NYRB (1.56), SKC (1.56), PDX (1.50), HOU (1.48)

 Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

#RSL assistant coach @JeffCassar joins #USMNT for next 10 days, will work with @nickrimando, Howard & Guzan http://www.ussoccer.com/social/mnt-blog.aspx …

 Rob Gray ‏@the_robio

Celebrating the goal of Luis Gil with Saborio and Plata #RSL #photoeditfun @realsaltlake pic.twitter.com/sUsVVU9NCI

 

Multimedia

RealSaltLake.com: Reserves Highlights: RSL 1-0 Portland Timbers

 

Real Salt Lake News & Notes

RealSaltLake.com: Reserves Recap: RSL 1-0 Portland Timbers

RealSaltLake.com: Saborio and Mansally called up for World Cup Qualifiers

The Salt Lake Tribune: Real Salt Lake teammates set to become rivals

Deseret News: Diminutive forward Joao Plata coming on strong for RSL

The Guardian: A good MLS week for Landon Donovan, but a bad week for Thierry Henry

 

For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: Player Ratings: Midfield, strikers put RSL in good position in 4-2 win over Portland Timbers

RSL Soapbox: Reserves Ratings: Schuler returns, defensive outlay quality

 

MLS, Other News & Notes

MLSsoccer.com: Columbus Crew part ways with head coach Robert Warzycha; Brian Bliss takes over as interim

MLSsoccer.com: Columbus Crew cut ties with Robert Warzycha for late run at postseason, fresh look in 2014

MLSsoccer.com: Interim head coach Brian Bliss takes over for Columbus Crew, wants fresh voice in locker room

MLSsoccer.com: It’s official: Sporting Kansas City’s Kei Kamara sold to English Championship side Middlesbrough

MLSsoccer.com: Seattle Sounders brass not worried about Eddie Johnson’s “pay me” celebration

MLSsoccer.com: Monday Postgame: A closer look at the three most controversial topics from MLS Week 27

SI.com: Power Rankings: Eddie Johnson stars, distracts for Sounders

Goal.com: Monday MLS Breakdown: Eddie Johnson exposes the other side of big money deals for Clint Dempsey and Landon Donovan

Goal.com: No regrets – Demspey finds peace back home with Seattle Sounders

Pro Soccer Talk: MLS Week in Review: Round 27

Pro Soccer Talk: MLS Weekly Rankings: Round 27

Pro Soccer Talk: Sounders GM Adrian Hanauer says Eddie Johnson no distraction