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 …

Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

It's #RSL DF Abdoulie Mansally's 25th bday. He's celebrating with a double day.

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


Multimedia RSL in Casa Grande: Cassar reacts to first training session GoPro: On the field with Javier Morales | Uno Dos RSL Insider | Craig Waibel Sit Down RSL Insider | Daryl Shore Sit Down


Real Salt Lake News & Notes RSL in Casa Grande: Welcome to double days 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 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 Kick Off: Shalrie Joseph's impending exit from Seattle highlights opening of MLS camps New England Revolution defender Jose Goncalves sticks by contentious comments over contract Report: Vancouver Whitecaps to acquire defender Steven Beitashour from San Jose Earthquakes LA Galaxy confirm that Carlo Cudicini, Michael Stephens will not be back for 2014 preseason Sigi Schmid says midfielder Shalrie Joseph is not in the Seattle Sounders' plans for 2014 Sporting KC's low turnover keys raised expectations for the defending champs Portland Timbers thankful for quiet offseason ahead of busy 2014 schedule Center back surplus has Gregg Berhalter pondering three-man backline for Columbus Crew 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 Petke, Red Bulls experiencing change: A quiet, understated offseason 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 The MLS Wrap: Busy offseasons have East trio looking like contenders