Real Salt Lake News Stand: Jan. 27

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

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

jeff cassar ‏@jeffcassar

Ok here we go!! 2014 Preseason is officially beginning!!!

Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

Exciting preseason kickoff of @ESPN700 #OnFrame TONIGHT 7-9p MT w/ @OriginalWinger @espn700james & guests Garth Lagerwey & @KurtLarSUN

stayskull ‏@samstejskal

Want to get on the field with #RSL's maestro? Watch this: @GoPro: On the Field with @javi_mo11 http://www.realsaltlake.com/video/2014/01/26/gopro-field-javier-morales-uno-dos …

Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

It's #RSL DF Abdoulie Mansally's 25th bday. He's celebrating with a double day. http://instagram.com/p/jrfpF0sFeF/

Nat Borchers ‏@natborchers

Pre-season in Casa Grande begins! Tough day ahead of us: fitness testing and defensive drills. Looking forward to the work! #RSL

Nick Rimando ‏@NickRimando

Safe and sound. back in the USA. Thanks for an amazing 2 weeks Brazil. Focus now sifts to S. Korea Feb 1st. #USMNT pic.twitter.com/9LOLA7cbXz

 

Multimedia

RealSaltLake.com: RSL in Casa Grande: Cassar reacts to first training session

RealSaltLake.com: GoPro: On the field with Javier Morales | Uno Dos

RealSaltLake.com: RSL Insider | Craig Waibel Sit Down

RealSaltLake.com: RSL Insider | Daryl Shore Sit Down

 

Real Salt Lake News & Notes

RealSaltLake.com: RSL in Casa Grande: Welcome to double days

RealSaltLake.com: Real Salt Lake to begin 2014 preseason on Friday

The Salt Lake Tribune: RSL back to business as training camp opens

Deseret News: Experienced RSL set to kick off 2014 preseason

Total-MLS.com: Real Salt Lake Looking Forward to 2014 Campaign

 

For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: Roster Report: With few changes in personnel, little uncertainty remains

RSL Soapbox: 2013 Player Profiles: Cole Grossman's early season concussion restricts involvement

RSL Soapbox: 2013 Player Profiles: Josh Saunders' progression in performance gets cut short

RSL Soapbox: 2013 Player Profiles: Lovel Palmer's embrace by RSL faithful overcomes mixed results

RSL Soapbox: 2013 Player Profiles: Yordany Alvarez gains a reputation for recklessness

Real Nation: Season Preview: Chicago Fire

 

MLS, Other News & Notes

MLSsoccer.com: Kick Off: Shalrie Joseph's impending exit from Seattle highlights opening of MLS camps

MLSsoccer.com: New England Revolution defender Jose Goncalves sticks by contentious comments over contract

MLSsoccer.com: Report: Vancouver Whitecaps to acquire defender Steven Beitashour from San Jose Earthquakes

MLSsoccer.com: LA Galaxy confirm that Carlo Cudicini, Michael Stephens will not be back for 2014 preseason

MLSsoccer.com: Sigi Schmid says midfielder Shalrie Joseph is not in the Seattle Sounders' plans for 2014

MLSsoccer.com: Sporting KC's low turnover keys raised expectations for the defending champs

MLSsoccer.com: Portland Timbers thankful for quiet offseason ahead of busy 2014 schedule

MLSsoccer.com: Center back surplus has Gregg Berhalter pondering three-man backline for Columbus Crew

MLSsoccer.com: Sporting KC's Eric Kronberg gets his shot at No. 1, but Andy Gruenebaum plans to push him

ESPN FC: MLS' rumor mill is heating up with several big names linked

SI.com: Petke, Red Bulls experiencing change: A quiet, understated offseason

SI.com: Klinsmann narrows down roster for USA’s January camp final leg, adds Parkhurst

Pro Soccer Talk: A busy news day out of Seattle Sounders FC camp

Pro Soccer Talk: New D.C. United stadium opposed by six out of 10 District residents

American Soccer Now: Klinsmann Trims National Team Roster to 22 Players

Goal.com: The MLS Wrap: Busy offseasons have East trio looking like contenders