Real Salt Lake News Stand: March 11

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

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

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VOTE #RSL GK @nickrimando for @MLS Save of the Week at League site - MLSsoccer dot com http://instagram.com/p/lYVgRqsFZo/

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. @JoaoPlata10 kicks off 2014 with a winner over LA. He's atop the Castrol Index: http://soc.cr/usXfX  pic.twitter.com/3CAWrznbdw

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#RSL’s all-time leading scorer @al_saborio calls SJ DF Bernardez the best in this English video on @soccergods http://fus.in/1bmQvDU

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#RSL 1 : 0 at LA, By The Numbers Infographic from @samstejskal & @TyCumminsDesign :: http://www.realsaltlake.com/blog/numbers/2014/03/10/numbers-rsl-1-0-la-galaxy …

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As one, @RealSaltLake rise to the top. Power Rankings: http://soc.cr/ut1m1  pic.twitter.com/WLbFSoDtNN

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LISTEN :: #RSL DF @natborchers & the most fearsome beard in @MLS, earlier on @ESPN700 talking LA opener, SJ this Sat: http://espn.kall700sports.com/nat-borchers-rsl-df-3-10-14/ …

 

Multimedia

RealSaltLake.com: Video: Real Sports Live interviews Cassar, Rimando and Maund after RSL's win at LA

MLSsoccer.com: Vote now for MLS Save of the Week: Week 1

MLSsoccer.com: VIDEO: Brian Dunseth battles Real Salt Lake's Jeff Cassar in crossbar challenge | SIDELINE

MLSsoccer.com: Plenty of PKs, cards, and other Week 1 refereeing talking points | Instant Replay

MLSsoccer.com: Extra Time Radio: First Impressions

ESPN 700: Nat Borchers on The Bill & Hans Show

 

Real Salt Lake News & Notes

RealSaltLake.com: Rimando wins MLS Player of the Week

RealSaltLake.com: Rimando up for Save of the Week

RealSaltLake.com: By the Numbers: RSL 1-0 LA Galaxy

MLSsoccer.com: MLS Power Rankings, Week 1: A new team atop the poll after opening weekend

MLSsoccer.com: Castrol Index Weekly Top 20: Joao Plata kicks off 2014 with the biggest performance in Week 1

Soccer by Ives: SBI MLS Player of the Week: Nick Rimando

Goal.com: CONCACAF Player of the Week: Nick Rimando

RSL Academy: Real Salt Lake U-18 beats Chivas USA U-18, extends win streak to five

RSL Academy: Real Salt Lake U-16 defeats Chivas USA U-16, extends undefeated streak to twelve

 

For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: Player Ratings: Rimando, Plata excel in 1-0 win over LA Galaxy

RSL Perspective: Real Salt Lake finds victory in contentious match against Galaxy

From the Upper Deck: Crunching the Numbers- Opening Night

Northbank RSL: RSL vs LA Galaxy – 15 Thoughts

 

MLS, Other News & Notes

MLSsoccer.com: Kick Off: San Jose Earthquakes gear up for CONCACAF Champions League duel with Toluca

MLSsoccer.com: CONCACAF Champions League: Sporting KC to get Uri Rosell back, perhaps fullbacks vs. Cruz Azul

MLSsoccer.com: CCL: San Jose Earthquakes boss promises to "come out aggressive" against Toluca in first leg

MLSsoccer.com: San Jose Earthquakes vs. Toluca | CONCACAF Champions League Match Preview

MLSsoccer.com: Central Winger: Shaky 2013 aside, MLS defenses should fear Houston Dynamo's Will Bruin in 2014

MLSsoccer.com: Marvell Wynne set to return to center back as Pablo Mastroeni alters Colorado Rapids defense

MLSsoccer.com: Prime years: San Jose Earthquakes say Yannick Djalo signing part of new personnel strategy

MLSsoccer.com: Bradley Wright-Phillips sees his chances of starting improve after New York Red Bulls' defeat

MLSsoccer.com: Toronto FC's Michael Bradley says he's fully recovered, ready to face Seattle Sounders in opener

MLSsoccer.com: Chivas USA's Nelson Rodriguez: Sunday's attendance "nowhere near where we'd like to be"

MLSsoccer.com: Seattle Sounders ace first chemistry test: "No complaining, no moaning, just working"

MLSsoccer.com: Kenny Miller makes early case to extend Vancouver Whitecaps stay: "It'd be great to be off the market"

MLSsoccer.com: Portland Timbers sign captain Will Johnson to new multi-year contract

MLSsoccer.com: Jermain Defoe takes part in first Toronto FC training, says he's ready to go vs. Seattle Sounders

MLSsoccer.com: Philadelphia Union Designated Player Cristian "Chaco" Maidana draws rave reviews in MLS debut

American Soccer Now: Unheralded U.S. Stars Shine Over This Past Weekend

SI.com: MLS Power Rankings: Week 1

Fox Soccer: World Cup referendum ahead for MLS, USMNT