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!

Chris Kamrani ‏@chriskamrani

Video of RSL fans welcoming the team at the airport today following the club's MLS Cup final loss.

Major League Soccer ‏@MLS

Despite #MLSCup loss, Jason Kreis stands by his club: "We played outstanding." Story:

ProSoccerTalk ‏@ProSoccerTalk

Four players who raised their profiles during the #MLS playoffs

Carver Shaw ‏@CarverShark

Great photo of @RSLAWAY courtesy of @smackdowntay. Great atmosphere and great times @RealSaltLake


Multimedia RSL at Sporting Kansas City | MLS Cup, Postgame Reactions: Ned Grabavoy 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 Real Salt Lake head coach Jason Kreis believes pieces are in place to make another title push in 2014 Real Salt Lake head's Jason Kreis praises "fantastic team" despite MLS Cup loss: "We played outstanding" 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 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 Kick Off: All the latest headlines after Sporting Kansas City win 2013 MLS Cup 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