Real Salt Lake News Stand: Oct. 2

All the reaction from RSL's Open Cup loss to D.C. United

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

Carlos Salcedo@csalcedojr

I just want to thanks to all our fans that went to RTS!! Everything happens for a reason & we just gotta be more together for what's next.

Nick Rimando@NickRimando

Congrats 2 Ben Olsen & @dcunited on their Open Cup Win. Gutted but thx 2 the fans that made it out & stick with us no matter what.

SeBasTian VeLasQueZ@TiaN_Futbol

I Dont Have Words To Express How Bad I Feel About The Game But I Still Want To Thank Everyone For Coming And Supporting Us!

Tyler G. Page@tpageMLS

No question of commitment from @realsaltlake... guys gave their all, and they are devastated by result.

RioTStrong@RiotStrong

What a heartbreaker! We learn, regroup & focus on 2 more trophies. Thanks for the magical #USOC100 ride & see you Sat #RSL. @RealSaltLake

 

Multimedia

RealSaltLake.com: Highlights: RSL 0-1 DC United

RealSaltLake.com: RSL vs D.C. United | USOC Final, Postgame Press Conference with Jason Kreis

RealSaltLake.com: RSL vs D.C. United | USOC Final, Postgame Reactions: Carlos Salcedo

RealSaltLake.com: RSL vs D.C. United | USOC Final, Postgame Reactions: Ned Grabavoy

RealSaltLake.com: RSL vs D.C. United | USOC Final, Postgame Reactions: Nat Borchers

MLSsoccer.com: March to the Match: One-Hit Wonders?

 

Real Salt Lake News & Notes

RealSaltLake.com: Open Cup Recap: RSL 0-1 D.C. United

RealSaltLake.com: RSL in disbelief after losing Open Cup Final

MLSsoccer.com: Real Salt Lake 0, DC United 1 | US Open Cup Final Recap

MLSsoccer.com: US Open Cup: Real Salt Lake baffled as to how their cold spell undid them at worst possible moment

MLSsoccer.com: US Open Cup: In the game for defense, DC United's Lewis Neal provides yet another big goal

MLSsoccer.com: US Open Cup: In season "terrible from top to bottom," DC United see their Cup focus rewarded

MLSsoccer.com: US Open Cup: From kid fan grown up into title-winner, DC United's Bill Hamid basks in unlikely trophy

MLSsoccer.com: Kick Off: Real Salt Lake left to rue missed chances in US Open Cup final

MLSsoccer.com: Armchair Analyst: Three things we learned from rope-a-doping the US Open Cup final

The Salt Lake Tribune: Real Salt Lake offense, again, burdened with bad luck in final

The Salt Lake Tribune: Monson: RSL chokes away a title and a trophy

Deseret News: D.C. United stuns Real Salt Lake in U.S. Open Cup final

Deseret News: Brad Rock: Open Cup might not be RSL's only loss

Deseret News: Real Salt Lake report card: RSL can't break through in U.S. Open Cup final vs. D.C. United

KSL.com: RSL walks away from Open Cup pursuit empty handed with 1-0 loss to D.C. United

The Washington Post: D.C. United 1, Real Salt Lake 0: United captures U.S. Open Cup

SI.com: Three thoughts on D.C. United’s surprising win in the U.S. Open Cup final

American Soccer Now: D.C. United Beats RSL, 1-0, To Claim U.S. Open Cup

Pro Soccer Talk: U.S. Open Cup reaction: D.C. United revel in victory, Real Salt Lake wallow in defeat – Video

Pro Soccer Talk: D.C. United stuns Real Salt Lake in 2013 U.S. Open Cup final

ESPN FC: U.S. Open Cup: D.C. United score historic upset over RSL

Soccer by Ives: D.C. United shock RSL to win centennial U.S. Open Cup title

U.S. Soccer Players: DC United Win the 2013 US Open Cup

 

For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: RSL cedes US Open Cup to DC United in heartbreaking fashion

RSL Soapbox: Player Ratings: Lackluster showings in all areas send RSL to USOC loss

Real Nation: 1-0 Haunts RSL Again at Home

Keepin’ it Real: DC United Wins US Open Cup

 

MLS, Other News & Notes

MLSsoccer.com: Jurgen Klinsmann: Seattle Sounders' Clint Dempsey probable for weekend, upcoming USMNT qualifiers

MLSsoccer.com: Columbus Crew credit recent run, offensive outburst to playing at "game speed in training"

MLSsoccer.com: Bradley Wright-Phillips "definitely out this weekend" for New York Red Bulls, could be longer

MLSsoccer.com: Vancouver Whitecaps insist consistency, not character needs to improve in playoff push

MLSsoccer.com: Maximiliano Urruti fits right into Portland Timbers' pressing system, and not just for the goals

MLSsoccer.com: Chicago Fire's Mike Magee adjusting to being marked man in breakout year: "That's how it's going to be"

MLSsoccer.com: DC United's Dwayne De Rosario named MLS WORKS Humanitarian of the Month for October

MLSsoccer.com: Tough choice approaching Colorado Rapids defender Shane O'Neill: Ireland or US?

Pro Soccer Talk: How special is a 20-goal season in Major League Soccer? We’re looking at you, Marco Di Vaio

Pro Soccer Talk: Michael Bradley, Anthony Brooks out, but Clint Dempsey probably in for Thursday’s U.S. roster announcement

Soccer by Ives: Bradley ruled out, but Klinsmann still planning on bringing strong squad for upcoming qualifiers

Soccer by Ives: Hard work is paying off for FC Dallas youngster Acosta

Soccer by Ives: Former U.S. U-20 defender O’Neill weighing Ireland switch