Real Salt Lake News Stand: Dec. 7

Get ready for #SKCvRSL with today's edition of the News Stand

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

Major League Soccer ‏@MLS

Today's the day: http://soc.cr/rxb40  #MLSCup #SKCvRSL pic.twitter.com/J8GeDgRmDx

Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

WATCH: #RSL v SKC #MLSCup preview w/ Kreis, Borchers & Grabavoy from @OriginalWinger & @nlamping :: http://www.realsaltlake.com/video/2013/12/06/rsl-sporting-kansas-city-mls-cup-match-preview …

Carlos Salcedo ‏@csalcedojr

Leggo Real!! Today it's our day- Vamo Real!!! Hoy es nuestro día #MLSCupFinal2013 #BELIEVE #HereWeGo pic.twitter.com/iRTOzkwfuZ

Bill Riley ‏@espn700bill

Our coverage of #MLSCup on @ESPN700 will start at 1pm, then turn down the TV and turn up me and @OriginalWinger for kick at 2:22. #RSL #SKC

Spencer Checketts ‏@1280Spence

Bring home that hardware, boys. #RSLTID

 

Multimedia

RealSaltLake.com: RSL at Sporting Kansas City: MLS Cup - Video Preview

MLSsoccer.com: RSL Players agree: KC's Zusi is the one to watch out for | Playoff Central

MLSsoccer.com: Sporting KC players pick out RSL's biggest threats | Playoff Central

ABC 4: 'Twas the night before the MLS Cup

ABC 4: RSL relishes underdog role in MLS Cup

ABC 4: RSL not bothered by MLS Cup distractions

Fox 13: Real Salt Lake in Kansas City for MLS Cup 2013

ESPN FC: Strengths for Real Salt Lake

ESPN FC: The big question for Sporting KC

 

Real Salt Lake News & Notes

RealSaltLake.com: MLS Cup Preview: RSL at Sporting Kansas City

MLSsoccer.com: Win one for the gaffer: Real Salt Lake say MLS Cup a little more urgent if it's Jason Kreis' finale

MLSsoccer.com: Armchair Analyst: Tactical lookahead to #SKCvRSL in the 18th MLS Cup final

MLSsoccer.com: MLS Cup: Real Salt Lake's Chris Wingert in mix for starting spot, but Devon Sandoval in doubt

MLSsoccer.com: MLS Cup 2013: 17 reasons why this MLS Cup final will be one for the ages

The Salt Lake Tribune: At long last, RSL ready for MLS Cup to kickoff

The Salt Lake Tribune: Kragthorpe: RSL will have to win MLS Cup on the road

The Salt Lake Tribune: RSL players react to draw

The Salt Lake Tribune: Tweets from traveling RSL fans

Deseret News: RSL looking to impose will on Kansas City in MLS Cup

Deseret News: Continuity has been key to RSL, Kansas City runs

Deseret News: Brad Rock: Kreis' value provides Salt Lake a dose of Real-ity

Standard-Examiner: RSL players respect opponent but believe in themselves, team

ABC 4: 'Twas the night before the MLS Cup

ABC 4: RSL relishes underdog role in MLS Cup

ABC 4: RSL not bothered by MLS Cup distractions

ESPN FC: Middle ground the key area of battle in MLS Cup

ESPN FC: Who will win? Predicting the MLS Cup

SI.com: Small market RSL and KC have taken similar paths to MLS Cup final

Pro Soccer Talk: MLS Cup preview: Real Salt Lake meets Sporting Kansas City to decide Major League Soccer’s 18th championship

Pro Soccer Talk: MLS Cup positional edges: Looking at the forwards for Sporting Kansas City and Real Salt Lake

Pro Soccer Talk: MLS Cup positional edges: Looks at the midfields for Real Salt Lake and Sporting Kansas City

Pro Soccer Talk: MLS Cup 2013: Real Salt Lake’s key players for Saturday’s final

Goal.com: MLS Cup Preview: Sporting Kansas City - Real Salt Lake

Soccer by Ives: MLS Cup Preview: RSL look to cap “rebuilding” season with MLS Cup title

 

For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: MLS Cup 2013: RSL has opportunity to showcase own game against Sporting Kansas City

RSL Soapbox: Three Questions with the Daily Wiz ahead of 2013 MLS Cup Final

RSL Perspective: RSL vs SKC – 2013 MLS Cup match preview part I

RSL Perspective: RSL vs SKC – 2013 MLS Cup Match Preview part II

Real Nation: MLS Cup: Pre-Game Audio

Keepin’ it Real: MLS Cup – “The Pre-Game” Party

 

MLS, Other News & Notes

MLSsoccer.com: World Cup: USMNT drawn into Group G, with Germany, Portugal and Ghana

MLSsoccer.com: Jeff Bradley: Group of Death? Handful of USMNT World Cup veterans say not so fast

MLSsoccer.com: Armchair Analyst: Three things we learned about the USMNT's trip through the Group of Death

SI.com: USMNT is ready for Brazil’s Group of Death challenge

ESPN FC: Picking Don Garber's brain on MLS expansion, salary cap and Beckham

Soccer by Ives: Players from USMNT, Ghana, Portugal, and Germany react to World Cup Draw