Real Salt Lake News Stand: Dec. 16

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

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

How to remember 2013, #RSL Nation ... #fantasticallytogether #BELIEVE in what 2014 will bring http://instagram.com/p/h66CG3sFXX/

Lovel Palmer ‏@lovelpalmer7

A great year and no matter what happen 2013 will always be the best year in soccer. I have nothing but love for @RealSaltLake #RSLFAMILY

Nat Borchers ‏@natborchers

Thanks for everything this year @lovelpalmer7. You'll always be a part of the #RSLFamily. Good luck with your new challenge @ChicagoFire.

Nick Rimando ‏@NickRimando

@lovelpalmer7 thanks for all your work, dedication, & commitment to our squad. Good luck in Chi-Town. Take care of him @sjohn25

Chris Schlosser ‏@ChrisSchlosser

Really great stuff from @OriginalWinger & @JasonKreis Both are just total class. #impressive #mls http://www.realsaltlake.com/video/2013/12/

 

Multimedia

ABC 4: Real Sports Live- December 15, 2013

MLSsoccer.com: 5 Players Selected in Re-Entry Draft Stage 1

 

Real Salt Lake News & Notes

RealSaltLake.com: RSL will not participate in 2014-2015 CONCACAF Champions League following CONCACAF ruling

RealSaltLake.com: Real Salt Lake trades Lovel Palmer to Chicago in exchange for allocation money

RealSaltLake.com: Findley and Schuler undergo successful surgeries

RealSaltLake.com: Horton: It's been a trying week, but RSL still has plenty to believe in

MLSsoccer.com: Chicago Fire acquire defender Lovel Palmer from Real Salt Lake in exchange for allocation money

The Salt Lake Tribune: RSL trades Lovel Palmer to Chicago

The Salt Lake Tribune: Champions League slips away from RSL

Deseret News: RSL sends Lovel Palmer to Chicago Fire for allocation money

KSL.com: Rule change keeps RSL out of 2014-15 CONCACAF action

KSL.com: RSL trades defender Lovel Palmer to Chicago Fire

ABC 4: RSL trades Palmer, denied Champions League bid

SI.com: Dave Checketts: A common bond between RSL, NYCFC and Jason Kreis

RSL Academy: Real Salt Lake U-18 close out Winter Showcase with 1-1 draw against D.C. United

RSL Academy: Real Salt Lake U-16 Academy team extend winning streak to five in six goal victory over Chicago Magic PSG

 

For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: Life without Kreis

RSL Soapbox: Lovel Palmer traded to Chicago Fire for allocation money

 

MLS, Other News & Notes

MLSsoccer.com: Kick Off: As Seattle Sounders continue to make moves, is Clint Dempsey set for a return to Fulham?

MLSsoccer.com: Rumor Central: Report claims D.C. United, LA Galaxy, Chivas USA all in pursuit of Seattle's Eddie Johnson

MLSsoccer.com: New York Red Bulls reward Roy Miller, Luis Robles with new deals after Supporters' Shield campaign

MLSsoccer.com: Colorado Rapids still in discussions with Hendry Thomas & Martin Rivero about 2014

MLSsoccer.com: French defender Damien Perrinelle focused on MLS move: "Objective number one"

MLSsoccer.com: Rumor Central: Tottenham Hotspur striker Jermain Defoe set to join Toronto FC?

MLSsoccer.com: Rumor Central: Seattle Sounders star Clint Dempsey set for two-month Fulham loan?

MLSsoccer.com: Ex-Seattle Sounders' Marc Burch gets wish by landing with Colorado Rapids in Re-Entry Draft

MLSsoccer.com: Addition of Steve Zakuani meant to bring another "dimension" to Portland Timbers evolving roster

MLSsoccer.com: Reports: Vancouver Whitecaps to name current assistant Carl Robinson as head coach

MLSsoccer.com: Mauro Rosales would've liked to retire in Seattle, but ready to face new challenge at Chivas USA

MLSsoccer.com: By the numbers: Gilberto should present a significant upgrade to Toronto FC's current striker pool

MLSsoccer.com: Toronto FC ink Brazilian striker Gilberto to Designated Player contract

MLSsoccer.com: Sporting KC send allocation money to the Portland Timbers in exchange for winger Sal Zizzo

MLSsoccer.com: College Cup: Which players did themselves the biggest favors ahead of the 2014 MLS SuperDraft?

MLSsoccer.com: College Cup: Notre Dame's Andrew O'Malley makes his case for jump to next level

MLSsoccer.com: American Exports: Are Everton for real? Tim Howard posts another win as Toffees climb to 4th in EPL

MLSsoccer.com: American Exports: Jermaine Jones, Schalke drawn with Real Madrid in Champions League knockouts

The Washington Post: D.C. United pursuing U.S. national team forward Eddie Johnson

ESPN FC: Robinson set to step up in Vancouver

ESPN FC: Curt Onalfo takes the lead for Chivas USA vacancy

SI.com: Portland Timbers awarded final U.S. berth in 2014-15 CONCACAF Champions League

Pro Soccer Talk: Report: Clint Dempsey will join Fulham on Jan. 1 for two-month loan

Pro Soccer Talk: US trio cashes in on first-ever CONCACAF yearly awards

Soccer by Ives: Red Bulls agree new deals with Robles, Miller

Soccer by Ives: Wright brace leads U.S. U-17s past Brazil to Nike Friendlies title

Goal.com: Schallibaum out as coach of Montreal Impact