Real Salt lake News Stand: Nov. 9

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

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

About 36 hours to another fireworks show at #RioT ... #RSL v PDX leg one 7p MT Sunday #BELIEVE http://instagram.com/p/gfosCpsFVo/ 

RioTStrong ‏@RiotStrong

#RSL fans- don't say I should, wish or could have. Support the kings of #MLS & #RioTStrong on #PDX. No excuses-SELLOUT #RioT. @RealSaltLake

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MLS to USMNT ‏@mls2usmnt

With Schuler and Velasquez #rsl now has 18 diff players with goals. Team is the star! How do you defend that?

RSL Soapbox ‏@rslsoapbox

#RSL rookie Benji Lopez called in for US U-20 camp http://sbn.to/16Ne97W 

SeBasTian VeLasQueZ ‏@TiaN_Futbol

Amazed By Mike J Work! He Came Up With This Amazing Tattoo On My Arm! The South Goal Of Rio Tinto With… http://instagram.com/p/geqWJOpKrR/

 

Multimedia

RealSaltLake.com: RSL vs LA Galaxy, Postgame reactions: Kyle Beckerman

RealSaltLake.com: RSL vs LA Galaxy, Postgame Reactions: Nat Borchers

ESPN 700: Sebastian Velasquez on The Bill & Hans Show

MLSsoccer.com: Real Salt Lake vs Portland Timbers: The Scouting Report

MLSsoccer.com: Houston Dynamo vs. Sporting Kansas City: The Scouting Report

 

Real Salt Lake News & Notes

RealSaltLake.com: Kreis lauds RSL's performance after eliminating LA Galaxy in extra time

RealSaltLake.com: #MLS4RSL - Part III

RealSaltLake.com: Kresi: Bring it on Sunday, RSL fans

The Salt Lake Tribune: Real Salt Lake eager for matchup with Timbers

The Salt Lake Tribune: Thoughts on RSL advancing to Western Conference final

MLSsoccer.com: Jason Kreis says quick turnaround while staying home will benefit Real Salt Lake

MLSsoccer.com: Portland attempts to figure out Real Salt Lake after going winless in 2013 series

koin.com: Playoff Preview: Timbers-Real Salt Lake

Soccer by Ives: MLS Playoff Preview: Timbers vs RSL

 

For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: Taking a look back at RSL and Portland through 2013: Goals galore before midfield locks down

RSL Soapbox: Player Ratings: Goalkeeping, defensive contributions highlight series win over Galaxy

RSL Soapbox: RSL rookie Benji Lopez called in for US U-20 camp

RSL Perspective: Real Salt Lake find victory over the LA Galaxy and something more

 

MLS, Other News & Notes

MLSsoccer.com: The Throw-In: For New York, Seattle, LA Galaxy & New England, this one hurts

MLSsoccer.com: Sporting Kansas City hoping to flip the postseason script this time around against the Houston Dynamo

MLSsoccer.com: Familiar foes: Houston Dynamo happy to play role that has made Sporting Kansas City "sick of us"

MLSsoccer.com: Three-peat dream done in early, but do LA Galaxy consider their 2013 season a failure?

MLSsoccer.com: Houston Dynamo vs. Sporting KC | MLS Cup Playoffs Eastern Conference Championship Preview

Pro Soccer Talk: MLS Playoff Preview: Sporting Kansas City meets Houston in first leg of MLS conference final

Pro Soccer Talk: The Clint Dempsey gambit in Seattle? Mark it under “big failure” so far

Pro Soccer Talk: Colorado Rapids say Oscar Pareja going nowhere

Pro Soccer Talk: Where will MLS Cup be held? Down to three candidates

Pro Soccer Talk: Western or Eastern Conference final: Which series will showcase MLS best?

ESPN FC: Sporting's chance to dent the Dynamo

ESPN FC: Galaxy come down to earth with a bump

Soccer by Ives: MLS Playoff Preview: Sporting KC vs Dynamo