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)

Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

#RSL year-end Award section: 10 videos, stats & prose: … VOTE 4 @NickRimando @KyleBeckerman @javi_mo11 @tonybeltran23

Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

Congrats to #RSL GK @NickRimando for another @MLS Save of the Week honor ... …

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.

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 End of the year awards

ESPN700: Chris Wingert on The Bill and Hans Show


Real Salt Lake News & Notes With Supporters' Shield within reach, Real Salt Lake has exceeded expectations of head coach Jason Kreis 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 Kick Off: Playoff field, Supporters' Shield, Golden Boot yet to be decided ahead of MLS final weekend MLS Match Preview: Philadelphia Union vs. Sporting Kansas City MLS Match Preview:  Toronto FC vs. Montreal Impact MLS Match Preview: San Jose Earthquakes vs. FC Dallas Jeff Bradley: A look back at the loan deal that brought Landon Donovan to MLS The Throw-In: Ignorance is bliss, or why Colorado Rapids will be the most dangerous playoff team Tim Cahill's 8-second strike for New York Red Bulls narrowly wins Week 34's AT&T Goal of the Week Mamadou "Futty" Danso overcomes a lot to take key role on Portland Timbers backline Bakary Soumare feeling better in time for Chicago Fire's final playoff push: "My power is back" Despite missing playoffs, Vancouver Whitecaps captain Jay DeMerit says season not a failure SiriusXM to carry live coverage and analysis of MLS Playoffs, including MLS Cup CONCACAF Champions League: LA Galaxy left bitterly disappointed by performance vs. Isidro Metapn CONCACAF Champions League Match Recap: Isidro Metapan 4, LA Galaxy 0 CONCACAF Champions League: Houston Dynamo left frustrated once more by time-wasting antics from Arabe Unido CONCACAF Champions League Match Recap: Arabe Unido 1, Houston Dynamo 0 World Cup: Jurgen Klinsmann wants Clint Dempsey, Landon Donovan, Graham Zusi loaned to Europe Klinsmann to QPR's Redknapp: Oguchi Onyewu "almost certainly" in USMNT's World Cup squad American Exports: Jose Torres, Tigres UANL set to face Club Tijuana in battle of playoff hopefuls

ESPN FC: Jurgen Klinsmann aims to loan players Earthquakes’ Wondolowski making most of lost 2013 season with eye toward Brazil