Real Salt Lake News Stand: Dec. 2

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

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

#RSL returns to #MLSCup in KC Sat w/ 8 veterans + coach who won back in 2009 #BELIEVEhttp://instagram.com/p/ha8pl1MFcp/

Major League Soccer ‏@MLS

The spirit of @RealSaltLake's philosophy in one quote: http://soc.cr/rlnUq  pic.twitter.com/CFgFB09MJS

Major League Soccer ‏@MLS

State of the League + #BestXI reveal live stream kicks off #MLSCup week. 12/3 at 2pm ET http://soc.cr/riSzS 

Chris Kamrani ‏@chriskamrani

A brawl in the Arizona desert gave credence to a still-evolving feud between @RealSaltLake and Sporting Kansas City. http://bit.ly/IylAXH

Deseret News: Sports ‏@desnewssports

Real Salt Lake: Frigid temperatures await #RSL at MLS Cup in Kansas City http://desne.ws/YsETt9Y

 

Multimedia

ESPN 700: Garth Lagerwey on The Bill & Hans Show

 

Real Salt Lake News & Notes

RealSaltLake.com: History Lesson: RSL, KC rivalry born on Arizona training field during 2011 preseason

RealSaltLake.com: Saborio "very likely" available for MLS Cup, Wingert optimistic

RealSaltLake.com: Styles of Play: Real Salt Lake v. Sporting KC

RealSaltLake.com: Kreis finishes third in MLS Coach of the Year voting

MLSsoccer.com: MLS Cup: Diamond or Power Trio? Comparing Real Salt Lake, Sporting Kansas City midfields

MLSsoccer.com: Let's get physical: Real Salt Lake won't waste breath asking for preferential treatment for Javier Morales

MLSsoccer.com: MLS Cup: Which team has the edge in goalkeeping? Sporting Kansas City or Real Salt Lake?

The Salt Lake Tribune: Feud between RSL, SKC will have another chapter

The Salt Lake Tribune: How does this team stack up against the 2009 title winners?

Deseret News: Frigid temperatures await RSL at MLS Cup in Kansas City

Deseret News: 5 Questions with Real Salt Lake's Devon Sandoval

Deseret News: In our opinion: RSL's title hopes bode well for soccer's future in Utah

Deseret News: Chris Wingert, Alvaro Saborio both could be healthy for MLS Cup

The Gleaner: MLS door wide open but ...

Pro Soccer Talk: Saborío, Wingert’s returns a reminder: Real Salt Lake may have another level

 

For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: RSL should start Saborio in MLS Cup final

RSL Soapbox: Training notes: RSL prepping for difficult final, attacking players in form

RSL Perspective: Back to Practice for Real Salt Lake as MLS Cup looms

RSL Perspective: MLS Cup is a week away and Real Salt Lake is getting ready

RSL Perspective: It appears #TicketGate continues for MLS Cup

From the Upper Deck: MLS Cup Preview- Findley and Sabo

Real Nation: RSL’s Superior Form is Big Advantage

Real Nation: An Era of Western Dominance

Keepin’ it Real: Our Quick Rundown on MLS Post-Season Awards

Keepin’ it Real: Palmer: I’ve Found My Love For the Game Again

Keepin’ it Real: TicketGate: MLS Cup Ticketing Amateur Hour?

Keepin’ it Real: RSL Vying for (Yet Another) Title in Kansas City

 

MLS, Other News & Notes

MLSsoccer.com: Kick Off: Despite link with another big name, are the New York Red Bulls changing tactics?

MLSsoccer.com: Toronto FC move forward with rebuild, part ways with 7 players, including striker Robert Earnshaw

MLSsoccer.com: Vancouver Whitecaps explain decision to part with players, say new coach could opt to bring some back

MLSsoccer.com: Portland Timbers' Caleb Porter wins 2013 MLS Coach of the Year award

MLSsoccer.com: New England Revolution's Kevin Alston wins 2013 Comeback Player of the Year award

MLSsoccer.com: LA Galaxy head coach Bruce Arena rejects possibility of offseason loans for Omar Gonzalez, Landon Donovan

MLSsoccer.com: Sporting KC's Benny Feilhaber feeling right at home in new system heading into MLS Cup

ESPN FC: In 2013, MLS teams learning it's best to spread the wealth on talent

ESPN FC: ESPN FC's MLS Awards III: MVP, Best XI and Goal of the Year

SI.com: Dom Dwyer finds his unexpected home in American soccer

Pro Soccer Talk: Sitdown with Orlando City: Sellout crowds, becoming best in MLS, soccer pyramid stronger – Part II