Real Salt Lake News Stand: Oct. 25

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

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

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#RSL year-end Award section: 10 videos, stats & prose: http://www.realsaltlake.com/content/end-year-awards … VOTE 4 @NickRimando @KyleBeckerman @javi_mo11 @tonybeltran23

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Congrats to #RSL GK @NickRimando for another @MLS Save of the Week honor ... http://www.mlssoccer.com/news/article/2013/10/25/real-salt-lake-goalkeeper-nick-rimando-wins-eighth-save-week-award-incredibl …

Chris Kamrani ‏@chriskamrani

With the regular season done, RSL now plays the waiting game, glued to the TV this weekend to see who they'll draw. http://bit.ly/18gEI1H

Setting the Table ‏@settingthetable

#RSL on 56 points at top of the Shield table after 34 games. And this was supposed to be a rebuilding year. Impressive. #MLS

Nat Borchers ‏@natborchers

That was a much needed 3pts last night. Thanks you #RSL faithful for your support. Now let the chips fall where they may this weekend.

 

Multimedia

RealSaltLake.com: End of the year awards

ESPN700: Chris Wingert on The Bill and Hans Show

 

Real Salt Lake News & Notes

MLSsoccer.com: With Supporters' Shield within reach, Real Salt Lake has exceeded expectations of head coach Jason Kreis

MLSsoccer.com: Real Salt Lake goalkeeper Nick Rimando wins eighth Save of the Week award with incredible double stop

The Salt Lake Tribune: Now comes the waiting game for RSL

The Salt Lake Tribune: How did RSL get here? Not many expected a top seed

Deseret News: Real Salt Lake vs. Chivas USA report card

Real Salt Lake Academy: GSA Exports College Edition: Brody, Velazco, Sasivarevic, Tavares assist on goals and more

 

For the Fans, by the Fans

RSL Soapbox: Player Ratings: Morales changes shape of game, defense generally solid in 2-1 win over Chivas USA

 

MLS, Other News & Notes

MLSsoccer.com: Kick Off: Playoff field, Supporters' Shield, Golden Boot yet to be decided ahead of MLS final weekend

MLSsoccer.com: MLS Match Preview: Philadelphia Union vs. Sporting Kansas City

MLSsoccer.com: MLS Match Preview:  Toronto FC vs. Montreal Impact

 MLSsoccer.com: MLS Match Preview: San Jose Earthquakes vs. FC Dallas

MLSsoccer.com: Jeff Bradley: A look back at the loan deal that brought Landon Donovan to MLS

MLSsoccer.com: The Throw-In: Ignorance is bliss, or why Colorado Rapids will be the most dangerous playoff team

MLSsoccer.com: Tim Cahill's 8-second strike for New York Red Bulls narrowly wins Week 34's AT&T Goal of the Week

MLSsoccer.com: Mamadou "Futty" Danso overcomes a lot to take key role on Portland Timbers backline

MLSsoccer.com: Bakary Soumare feeling better in time for Chicago Fire's final playoff push: "My power is back"

MLSsoccer.com: Despite missing playoffs, Vancouver Whitecaps captain Jay DeMerit says season not a failure

MLSsoccer.com: SiriusXM to carry live coverage and analysis of MLS Playoffs, including MLS Cup

MLSsoccer.com: CONCACAF Champions League: LA Galaxy left bitterly disappointed by performance vs. Isidro Metapn

MLSsoccer.com: CONCACAF Champions League Match Recap: Isidro Metapan 4, LA Galaxy 0 MLSsoccer.com: CONCACAF Champions League: Houston Dynamo left frustrated once more by time-wasting antics from Arabe Unido

MLSsoccer.com: CONCACAF Champions League Match Recap: Arabe Unido 1, Houston Dynamo 0

MLSsoccer.com: World Cup: Jurgen Klinsmann wants Clint Dempsey, Landon Donovan, Graham Zusi loaned to Europe

MLSsoccer.com: Klinsmann to QPR's Redknapp: Oguchi Onyewu "almost certainly" in USMNT's World Cup squad

MLSsoccer.com: American Exports: Jose Torres, Tigres UANL set to face Club Tijuana in battle of playoff hopefuls

ESPN FC: Jurgen Klinsmann aims to loan players

SI.com: Earthquakes’ Wondolowski making most of lost 2013 season with eye toward Brazil