Real Salt Lake News Stand: Oct. 21

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

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

Chris Kamrani ‏@chriskamrani

Yes, #RSL is guaranteed a playoff spot, but what happens next? A win over Chivas USA is a good start.

Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

#RSL win Wednesday at home v Chivas clinches top-2 West seed; draw guarantees club top-3 finish

Major League Soccer ‏@MLS

Officially in after this weekend: @NewYorkRedBulls, @SportingKC, @TimbersFC, @RealSaltLake, @LAGalaxy and @SoundersFC 

Steve Luhm ‏@sluhm

Not sure there is a better goalie anywhere in soccer than RSL's Nick Rimando. A couple of saves tonight were unbelievable.

Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

Rimando RT @MLS_Analyst: VOTE: Top 3 Performers Week 34 #MLS …


Multimedia RSL at Portland Timbers, Ford Postgame Show: Jason Kreis RSL at Portland Timbers, Ford Postgame Show: Nick Rimando

Real Soccer Nation: Google Hangout: From Portland to Chivas


Real Salt Lake News & Notes

The Salt Lake Tribune: RSL is in, but what happens next?

The Salt Lake Tribune: Thoughts on Portland, player performances and Chivas USA Awards Pick 'Em: Who should win Coach of the Year? editors weigh in


MLS, Other News & Notes Kick Off: Montreal Impact's Alessandro Nesta talking retirement after storied career LA Galaxy's Landon Donovan: "We let an opportunity slip through our hands" Disappointed San Jose Earthquakes tip cap to LA's Jaime Penedo as playoff dreams end MLS Match Recap: LA Galaxy 0, San Jose Earthquakes 0 Early stunner and a game of catch-up leaves Houston Dynamo's playoff hopes on thin ice Dax McCarty's audible, Tim Cahill's golazo leave New York Red Bulls in control of own destiny LA Galaxy, Seattle Sounders book their spots for 2013 MLS Playoffs MLS Match Recap: Houston Dynamo 0, New York Red Bulls 3 In limbo before MLS move, Michel pays tribute to FC Dallas with unusual goal celebration VOTE: Top 3 Performers Week 34 MLS on Loan: FC Dallas' Bradlee Baladez scores two off bench in Ft. Lauderdale Strikers win

Pro Soccer Talk: WATCH: Tim Cahill scores fastest goal in MLS history, New York Red Bulls win again

Pro Soccer Talk: MLS Week in Review: Round 34

Pro Soccer Talk: Disaster in Houston sees Dynamo fall to New York, 3-0, lose control of their playoff destiny (video)

Pro Soccer Talk: Who’s in and who’s out? How things stand heading into final week of MLS season

Pro Soccer Talk: USWNT begins three-match stretch with cruise past Australia (Video)

Soccer America: (Americans Abroad) Two more goals for Johannsson, Boyd scores Rapid equalizer