Real Salt Lake News Stand: Dec. 9

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

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

Thank you to the massive outpouring of #RSL fans who greeted the team at airport today … an emotional cap in a great year #BELIEVE

Olmes Garcia ‏@Olmesgarcia13

Respect for all fans! #RSL Thanks! pic.twitter.com/LOLrtkm2sg

Chris Kamrani ‏@chriskamrani

Video of RSL fans welcoming the team at the airport today following the club's MLS Cup final loss. http://bit.ly/1gixuDM

Major League Soccer ‏@MLS

Despite #MLSCup loss, Jason Kreis stands by his club: "We played outstanding." Story: http://soc.cr/rzmcz

ProSoccerTalk ‏@ProSoccerTalk

Four players who raised their profiles during the #MLS playoffs http://wp.me/p2g4vo-12VL

Carver Shaw ‏@CarverShark

Great photo of @RSLAWAY courtesy of @smackdowntay. Great atmosphere and great times @RealSaltLake pic.twitter.com/QHvgmwZuXd

 

Multimedia

RealSaltLake.com: RSL at Sporting Kansas City | MLS Cup, Postgame Reactions: Ned Grabavoy

RealSaltLake.com: RSL at Sporting Kansas City | MLS Cup, Postgame Reactions: Chris Wingert

ABC 4: Real Sports Live: MLS Cup Recap & Analysis

CBS 2: Talkin’ Sports: Does Kreis Have Time Line For Decision?

 

Real Salt Lake News & Notes

MLSsoccer.com: Real Salt Lake head coach Jason Kreis believes pieces are in place to make another title push in 2014

MLSsoccer.com: Real Salt Lake head's Jason Kreis praises "fantastic team" despite MLS Cup loss: "We played outstanding"

MLSsoccer.com: Real Salt Lake's Lovel Palmer tries to brush off unexpected, but decisive penalty miss in MLS Cup

The Salt Lake Tribune: ‘Legacy’ theme common after MLS Cup loss

The Salt Lake Tribune: Fans give Real Salt Lake a warm homecoming on a cold day

The Salt Lake Tribune: Kragthorpe: Final thoughts on RSL

Deseret News: With MLS Cup complete, RSL now plays the waiting game with coach Jason Kreis

Pro Soccer Talk: Bad breaks? Bad luck? Neither defined Real Salt Lake’s MLS Cup

Pro Soccer Talk: Four players who raised their profiles during the MLS playoffs

Goal.com: MLS Wrap: End of an era looms for Real Salt Lake

 

For the Fans, By the Fans

Real Nation: The Charles Dickens Season…

 

MLS, Other News & Notes

MLSsoccer.com: Kick Off: All the latest headlines after Sporting Kansas City win 2013 MLS Cup

MLSsoccer.com: Sporting KC's Lawrence Olum overcomes broken leg to win biggest game of his life in MLS Cup

Soccer by Ives: Americans Abroad: Weekend Rewind

U.S. Soccer Players: Five Things from the 2013 MLS Cup