Real Salt Lake News Stand: Feb. 19

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

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

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Consummate pro :: http://espn.kall700sports.com/chris-wingert-real-salt-lake-defender-2-18-14/ … RT @espn700bill: Talking some #RSL right now on @ESPN700 with @wingert17

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WATCH: #RSL boss @jeffcassar talks about early Tucson days :: http://www.realsaltlake.com/video/2014/02/17/jeff-cassar-training-stint-tucson …

stayskull ‏@samstejskal

Nice perspective from #RSL GK Coach Daryl Shore on preseason ahead of tomorrow's Desert Diamond Cup opener v. #NERevs http://www.realsaltlake.com/blog/post/2014/02/18/rsl-tucson-preparing-desert-diamond-cup …

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Thanks to #RSL MF @luisitogil21 & boss @jeffcassar for tonight's appearance at the @FCTucson #DDC kickoff event #REPRESENT #BELIEVE

stayskull ‏@samstejskal

Watch #RSL's @KyleBeckerman discuss his engagement photos, MLS and the #USMNT on @FOXSports1's @CGW http://www.realsaltlake.com/blog/post/2014/02/18/video-beckerman-appears-fox-sports-crowd-goes-wild …

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Thanks to #RSL men @KyleBeckerman #thecaptain & @al_saborio #thefinisher for this week's @MLS media tour participation #REPRESENT #BELIEVE

 

Multimedia

RealSaltLake.com: Jeff Cassar on training stint in Tucson

RealSaltLake.com: Video: Beckerman appears on Fox Sports' Crowd Goes Wild

ESPN 700: Chris Wingert on The Bill & Hans Show

 

Real Salt Lake News & Notes

RealSaltLake.com: RSL in Tucson: Preparing for the Desert Diamond Cup

RealSaltLake.com: Video: Beckerman appears on Fox Sports' Crowd Goes Wild

RealSaltLake.com: Academy Update: RSL U-17's advance in Generation Adidas Cup

RSL Academy: Elite Weekend Rewind: RSL-AZ U-16 finish first in age group at Presidents Day Tournament, U-18 finish fourth

RSL Academy: Real Salt Lake U-17 defeat Dynamo U-17 and capture first place in GA Cup Central Region group play

 

For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: RSL players to watch in Desert Diamond Cup: A primer on some new prospects

RSL Soapbox: Interceptions and Chris Schuler: A match made in heaven

Real Nation: Season Preview: Chivas USA

 

MLS, Other News & Notes

MLSsoccer.com: Kick Off: Sporting KC, New York Red Bulls kick off "MLS Super Cup" at Disney Pro Soccer Classic

MLSsoccer.com: MLS Preseason Tracker: Live streams galore as tournament action heats up (Feb. 19)

MLSsoccer.com: MLS Preseason Tracker: Columbus Crew hit Orlando, Chicago Fire hail traveling superfan (Feb. 18)

MLSsoccer.com: Report: St. Louis duo seeking USL PRO expansion club, with long-term goal of MLS entry

MLSsoccer.com: Chivas USA add another Argentine attacker in midfielder Agustín Pelletieri

MLSsoccer.com: New England Revolution acquire forward Teal Bunbury in trade with Sporting Kansas City

MLSsoccer.com: Charleston trip marks return to influential 2010 "proving ground" for Seattle Sounders' Lamar Neagle

MLSsoccer.com: CONCACAF Champions League: In race against time, Sporting KC eyeing full fitness for quarters

MLSsoccer.com: Fit and healthy, Omar Cummings offering new dynamic up top for Houston Dynamo

SI.com: For Red Bulls’ Cahill, Supporters’ Shield more indicative of season success than MLS Cup

ESPN FC: MLS's incoming Florida teams aim to have the best rivalry in the league

Fox Soccer: MLS emerges as preferred destination for top American players

Pro Soccer Talk: Teal Bunbury dealt to Revs for pick and allocation money

Pro Soccer Talk: Evans says Sounders replaced better players with “better people”

Pro Soccer Talk: US Soccer stars impress with intelligence and class at MLS Media Day

Soccer by Ives: MLS Preseason: Tournaments kick off in Orlando and Tucson