Real Salt Lake News Stand: Oct. 9

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

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

Nat Borchers ‏@natborchers

Getting after it this week. Double day today. Looking forward to it! #HumpDay

The Original Winger ‏@OriginalWinger

#CrossBarChallenge w/ @realsaltlake defender natborchers :: We added a couple of extra challenges to… http://instagram.com/p/fP7cE0hngU/

Real Sports Live ‏@RSL4Utah

The @RealSaltLake head coach @JasonKreis is taking a different approach with the team during 2 week break: http://tinyurl.com/mwu34n6

Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

In case you missed it, listen to #RSL DF @natborchers on yesterday's edition of The Bill & Hans Show: http://espn.kall700sports.com/nat-borchers-rsl-df-10-7-13/ …

Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

A little ditty from @samstejskal on the big implications Wednesday's @MLS matches have on #RSL http://www.realsaltlake.com/blog/post/2013/10/08/wednesdays-mls-matches-hold-big-implications-rsl …

 

Multimedia

ESPN700:  Devon Sandoval on “The Bill and Hans Show”

ABC 4: RSL has new approach to 2 week "break"

 

Real Salt Lake News & Notes

RealSaltLake.com: Wednesday's MLS matches hold big implications for RSL

The Salt Lake Tribune: Real Salt Lake: Jason Kreis will push team during break

The Salt Lake Tribune: Jason Kreis on Kyle Beckerman’s rise with USMNT

Deseret News: What combination is RSL's best pairing at forward and center back?

 

For the Fans, by the Fans

RSL Soapbox: Luis Gil handed golden opportunity to impress after Morales suspension

 

MLS, Other News & Notes

MLSsoccer.com: Kick Off: Report says head coach Ben Olsen safe and sound with D.C. United

MLSsoccer.com: MLS Match Preview:  Seattle Sounders FC vs. Vancouver Whitecaps FC

MLSsoccer.com: Vancouver Whitecaps to choose between Kekuta Manneh, Tom Heinemann at open striker spot

MLSsoccer.com: Seattle Sounders announce Clint Dempsey, Obafemi Martins will be in uniform for Wednesday's match

MLSsoccer.com: MLS Match Preview: San Jose Earthquakes vs. Colorado Rapids

MLSsoccer.com: San Jose Earthquakes rallying under interim coach Mark Watson: "We're 100 percent behind him"

MLSsoccer.com: MLS Match Preview: Houston Dynamo vs. Sporting Kansas City

MLSsoccer.com: Houston Dynamo believe a healthy Andrew Driver will be a big bonus vs. Sporting Kansas City

MLSsoccer.com: Tug-of-war: LA Galaxy request Landon Donovan, Robbie Keane return early from international date

MLSsoccer.com: D.C. United fliriting with record-setting futility with three games remaining

MLSsoccer.com: Will hip injury shut Federico Higuain down for the season? Columbus Crew say there's a chance

MLSsoccer.com: Montreal Impact expecting several reinforcements for "playoff game before the playoffs" vs. Revs

MLSsoccer.com: Hard-working young fullback Ray Gaddis coming of age for playoff-chasing Philadelphia Union

MLSsoccer.com: USMNT: Alejandro Bedoya credits Ligue 1, Gold Cup experiences for nat'l team resurgence

Fox Soccer: Klinsmann checks out understudies

ESPN FC: Beitashour's World Cup dream brings him from San Jose to Tehran