Real Salt Lake News Stand: Oct. 17

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

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

This is going to be the best @MLS weekend of the entire year. Too bold?

Jonah Freedman ‏@jonahfreedman

Galaxy's win over Montreal means 1st-4th in West now separated by three points... 2nd-7th in East by same margin. #InsanitySauce

Chris Kamrani ‏@chriskamrani

Fantastic in his return from another injury, Chris Schuler reflects on the days he spent watching his team win.  #RSL

Adam Stern ‏@A_S12

Here's our latest edition of Minding My Business - this time w/ @RealSaltLake VP/Corporate Sponsorships Andy Carroll …

Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

Nice piece from @ScottDPierce on #RSL's attitude ahead of Saturday's match at #RCTID …



ESPN700: Garth Lagerwey on The Bill & Hans Show

ESPN700: On Frame – Hour 1

ESPN700: On Frame – Hour 2 Western Conference Clash: Real Salt Lake vs Portland Timbers Kyle Beckerman on late U.S. Men's National Team win in Panama Generations: Gil one of league's breakout Generation Adidas players Highlights: LA Galaxy 1, Montreal Impact 0


Real Salt Lake News & Notes RSL ready to go ahead of Saturday's crucial match at Portland Real Salt Lake have utmost respect for former teammate Will Johnson: "He's a big-time competitor"

The Salt Lake Tribune: Schuler again determined to put injury woes behind him

Sports Business Daily: Minding My Business With MLS Real Salt Lake VP/Corporate Sponsorships Andy Carroll

Pro Soccer Talk: Portland vs. Real Salt Lake: Another Timbers boogeyman to kill


For the Fans, by the Fans

RSL Soapbox: Beckerman excels for US in final qualifier, 3-2 win over Panama


MLS, Other News & Notes Kick Off: What does the future hold for Egypt head coach Bob Bradley? MLS Match Recap: LA Galaxy 1, Montreal Impact 0 LA Galaxy rookie Kofi Opare gets his goal and honors fallen friend in victory Solid effort, but no relief for Montreal Impact as late-season slide continues American Exports: Could Santos Laguna youngsters Benji Joya and Daniel Cuevas be destined for MLS? Seattle Sounders' Clint Dempsey: Diego Chara's foul "smart," but a card should have been given DC United's Ben Olsen forced to abandon player evaluation, field lineups out of necessity Finally heating up, suspension comes at worst possible time for Philadelphia Union's Michael Farfan Despite impressive run in 2012, Houston Dynamo hope to avoid Knockout Round this time No new Goats: Chivas USA plan to improve without help from struggling mother club in Guadalajara Toronto FC goalkeeper Stefan Frei eyes rare start, but stays away from 2014 talk

Soccer by Ives: USMNT remain at No. 13 in FIFA Rankings, will not receive World Cup seed