Real Salt Lake News Stand: Nov. 26

Catch up on all the reaction from RSL's West Championship win v. Portland

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

Schedule for #RSL's 2014 season - the club's 10th - has been released! Go to club site for details http://instagram.com/p/hL3MhnMFce/

RSL Team Store ‏@RSLTeamStoreXI

What an AWESOME photo! that cup & the MLS cup will be in the store at 2:30 today come by and say hi and take a photo pic.twitter.com/LaaCZRIa7B

Major League Soccer ‏@MLS

.@SimonBorg explains why a "small-market" #MLSCup is a big deal. http://soc.cr/rch2g

Nate Dowdle ‏@nmdowdle

Jealous much, @ZUPROC1? pic.twitter.com/XgX1EvsYDw

Chris Wingert ‏@wingert17

Thanks to all the fans who came out to greet us at the airport! We appreciate you guys http://instagram.com/p/hKRLTKlRjw/

Álvaro Saborío ‏@al_saborio

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Multimedia

RealSaltLake.com: 2013 Western Conference Champions - Celebration

RealSaltLake.com: Beckerman Reaction: RSL 1-0 (5-2) Portland Timbers

RealSaltLake.com: Grabavoy Reaction: RSL 1-0 (5-2) Portland Timbers

RealSaltLake.com: Borchers Reaction: RSL 1-0 (5-2) Portland Timbers

RealSaltLake.com: Sandoval Reaction: RSL 1-0 (5-2) Portland Timbers

RealSaltLake.com: Findley Reaction: RSL 1-0 (5-2) Portland Timbers

RealSaltLake.com: Morales Reaction: RSL 1-0 (5-2) Portland Timbers

MLSsoccer.com: Styles of Play of Sporting KC and Real Salt Lake | Playoff Central

MLSsoccer.com: ExtraTime Radio: Dom Dwyer leads Sporting KC to MLS Cup, plus Real Salt Lake GM Garth Lagerwey

ESPN 700: Nat Borchers on The Bill & Hans Show

ESPN 700: RSL at Portland Western Conference Final Post Game 11-24-13

CBS 2: KUTV’s Talkin’ Sports: MLS Cup Trophy Tour

 

Real Salt Lake News & Notes

RealSaltLake.com: Real Salt Lake releases 2014 regular season schedule

MLSsoccer.com: SmorgasBorg: First-ever small-market MLS Cup a badge of honor for league, supporters

MLSsoccer.com: Monday Postgame: A closer look at how Real Salt Lake turned a rebuilding year into a trip to MLS Cup

MLSsoccer.com: Real Salt Lake ecstatic to snap trophy drought, but "we've still got some work to do"

The Salt Lake Tribune: RSL quickly turns page to MLS Cup and SKC

The Salt Lake Tribune: MLS unveils 2014 schedule, RSL opens at L.A.

Deseret News: Satisfaction at last as RSL halts frustrating trophy drought

Standard-Examiner: RSL notes: Real sure has Timbers' number

The New York Times: Sure-Footed Real Salt Lake Reaches M.L.S. Final

Pro Soccer Talk: About Mark Geiger’s refereeing performance from Sunday night: The guy did fine

Fox Soccer: Breakdown of the MLS Conference Finals

RSL Academy: GSA Exports College Cup Edition: Navarro scores match winner in OT and 8 other graduates advance to third round

 

For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Perspective: Real Salt Lake advances to MLS Cup

RSL Soapbox: Player Ratings: RSL excels across the pitch in Western Conference win over Portland

RSL Soapbox: RSL v Portland stats show winners succeed in midfield, forward control

RSL Soapbox: RSL to open 2014 with dual matches against LA Galaxy, has 7 national TV matches

Keepin’ it Real: Findley’s Resurgence Makes RSL “Much Better Team”

Keepin’ it Real: Welcome Home RSL

Keepin’ it Real: Battle of the Chants

Real Nation: Hangout: Advancing to MLS Cup

 

MLS, Other News & Notes

MLSsoccer.com: Kick Off: Major League Soccer reveals 2014 schedule, with a break for World Cup in Brazil

MLSsoccer.com: Major League Soccer reveals 2014 regular season schedule, with two-week break for World Cup

MLSsoccer.com: Portland Timbers say no change needed after playoff exit: "Through experience, we'll be better" in 2014

MLSsoccer.com: New England Revolution's Jose Goncalves wins 2013 Defender of the Year award

MLSsoccer.com: Colorado Rapids' top rookie Dillon Powers praises time served in NCAA ranks before MLS debut

MLSsoccer.com: Hilario Grajeda voted MLS Referee of the Year, Kermit Quisenberry wins Assistant Referee

MLSsoccer.com: Chicago Fire boss Frank Yallop explains his first major move in declining option on DP Arevalo Rios

MLSsoccer.com: USL PRO side Pittsburgh Riverhounds "a great place to send our players to develop" for Houston Dynamo

MLSsoccer.com: New England Revolution get intel on Paolo DelPiccolo from Andrew Farrell prior to acquisition

MLSsoccer.com: FC Dallas decline option on 2010 MVP David Ferreira, two others as clearout begins

SI.com: Looking Ahead: Tidbits from the 2014 MLS schedule release

Goal.com: MLS Wrap: Eddie Johnson sweepstakes underway

Pro Soccer Talk: ProSoccerTalk’s MLS awards choices: Coach of the Year

Soccer by Ives: Report: Beckham considering PortMiami for potential soccer-specific stadium

Soccer by Ives: Chivas USA’s Real exits to coach Chivas in Mexico

Soccer by Ives: Red Bulls decline options on outside backs Barklage and Carney