Real Salt Lake News Stand: Dec. 10

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

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

LISTEN: #RSL DF @wingert17 “devastated by the result, but proud of the effort & performance” :: http://espn.kall700sports.com/chris-wingert-rsl-df-12-9-13/ …

Chris Kamrani ‏@chriskamrani

RSL players reflect on 2013, look forward to 2014 and address the decision their coach faces in the coming days. http://bit.ly/1jGQ3Bf

Lovel Palmer ‏@lovelpalmer7

Really wish I could mention everyone by name but that would be hard. Just wanna thank @RealSaltLake and the entire family for the love 1/2

Taylor Fugate ‏@smackdowntay

#RSL v SKC final in pictures - http://bit.ly/WPNYuE  pic.twitter.com/h74qyI0dwq

Matthew Doyle ‏@MLS_Analyst

Major League Soccer unveils list of 68 eligible players for December Re-Entry Process #MLS http://www.mlssoccer.com/news/article/2013/12/09/major-league-soccer-unveils-list-eligible-players-december-re-entry-draft …

 

Multimedia

RealSaltLake.com: Video: Different looks at Saborio's opening goal

ESPN 700: Chris Wingert on The Bill & Hans Show

 

Real Salt Lake News & Notes

RealSaltLake.com: Thanks, RSL Family

RealSaltLake.com: By the Numbers: RSL 1-1 (6-7) Sporting Kansas City

MLSsoccer.com: Real Salt Lake players discuss potential impact of Jason Kreis departure as head coach

MLSsoccer.com: Monday Postgame: Analyzing the rough and tumble play in the MLS Cup final

The Salt Lake Tribune: RSL reflects on 2013 and looks to the future

The Salt Lake Tribune: Real Salt Lake declines options on four players

Standard-Examiner: MLS Cup loss wraps up long season for RSL

KSL.com: 4 RSL player options declined, all eligible for MLS Re-Entry Draft

RSL Academy: GSA Exports College Cup Edition: Virginia advances to Final Four on Jordan Allen’s match winning goal

 

For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: Alvarez tops list of RSL's re-entry draft eligible players, joined by McDonald, Saunders, Stephenson

RSL Soapbox: Player Ratings: RSL effort not lacking in MLS Cup loss to Sporting KC

 

MLS, Other News & Notes

MLSsoccer.com: Kick Off: Re-Entry Draft pool includes big names, Designated Players as teams make their cuts

MLSsoccer.com: Former Colorado Rapids icon & USMNT regular Pablo Mastroeni announces retirement

MLSsoccer.com: Colorado Rapids bid farewell to three players, pick up options on eight others as roster moves crank up

MLSsoccer.com: A legend in Sporting Kansas City lore, veteran goalkeeper Jimmy Nielsen opens next chapter on career

MLSsoccer.com: 2013 in Review: Toronto FC show signs of promise in transition year under rookie boss Ryan Nelsen

MLSsoccer.com: With Ryan Johnson likely leaving, the Portland Timbers are "looking for a finisher" during the offseason

MLSsoccer.com: Seattle Sounders decline 2014 option on starting goalkeeper Michael Gspurning

MLSsoccer.com: Major League Soccer unveils list of 68 eligible players for 2013 Re-Entry Process

MLSsoccer.com: With many overseas suitors for Dominic Oduro, Columbus Crew are "happy we got that deal done"

MLSsoccer.com: Chicago Fire decline options on captain Logan Pause, Chris Rolfe, Joel Lindpere, five others

MLSsoccer.com: Report: Toronto FC open to bringing back Dwayne De Rosario; Richard Eckersley not likely to return

MLSsoccer.com: FC Dallas makeover continues with trade of Jackson to Toronto FC, parting with Kenny Cooper

American Soccer Now: Group G Preview: Germany Likely to Dominate Field

American Soccer Now: Group G Preview: Loaded Portugal Poses Challenges

ESPN FC: Omar Gonzalez has no regrets in choosing MLS over a chance at Europe

ESPN FC: USMNT Hot List: Altidore, Howard heating up, Shea cooling down

SI.com: Q&A (Part II) with Commissioner Garber: New-era owners, scheduling, TV, Chivas & more

Goal.com: Mike Magee excited with Frank Yallop hiring after "lackadaisical" mentality in 2013

Pro Soccer Talk: Chelsea’s Samuel Eto’o set for move to Major League Soccer

Pro Soccer Talk: Sporting Kansas City goalkeeper Jimmy Nielsen retires

Pro Soccer Talk: Some very interesting names now available through Major League Soccer’s re-entry process

Pro Soccer Talk: Kenny Cooper’s days at FC Dallas may be done. Again.