Real Salt Lake News Stand: March 14

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

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

jeff cassar ‏@jeffcassar

Just got to hotel in San Jose. Time to get to work. #BELIEVE #RSLfamily

Chris Kamrani ‏@chriskamrani

The results of the poll will be used as part of a project the Tribune is piecing together on @RealSaltLake. http://bit.ly/1g4GNlI

Charles Barnard ‏@ccb1212

Today I continue my look at the #RSLFamily by talking to #RSL president Bill Manning. http://ccb1212.blogspot.com/2014/03/rsl-family-rsl-president-bill-manning.html …

stayskull ‏@samstejskal

#RSL Rewind: A look back at the Claret-and-Cobalt's 2-0 win at #Quakes74 in the 2013 opener http://www.realsaltlake.com/blog/post/2014/03/13/rsl-rewind-rsl-defeats-san-jose-2-0-2013-season-opener …

Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

Find out more about new “ Ford Zone” sections at #RioT: http://bit.ly/NaZvR1  … Dog/drinks included in your #RSL STH or individual game tix

 

Multimedia

MLSsoccer.com: March to the Match Podcast: Who wins USMNT battle of Clint Dempsey vs. Michael Bradley?

 

Real Salt Lake News & Notes

RealSaltLake.com: RSL to host team introduction at Scheels in Sandy on March 18

RealSaltLake.com: RSL to unveil new Ford Zone premium seating section at home opener on March 22

RealSaltLake.com: RSL Rewind: RSL defeats San Jose 2-0 in 2013 season opener

RealSaltLake.com: RSL in the Community: Rimando and Velasquez visit children's hospitals

The Salt Lake Tribune: Nat Borchers is RSL’s Renaissance Man

Deseret News: RSL goalkeeper Nick Rimando nears all-time MLS shutout record

RSL Academy: Weekend Soccer Preview: Academy in Northern California, Elite in Las Vegas

 

For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: Power Ranking Averages - Week 1 Overview

RSL Soapbox: Plenty of reasons to keep hope against San Jose: Goals, midfield, attack and more

From the Upper Deck: RSL Family- RSL President Bill Manning

North Bank RSL: San Jose Earthquakes: Opponent Preview

 

MLS, Other News & Notes

MLSsoccer.com: Kick Off: With Mike Petke's contract sorted, New York Red Bulls target third Designated Player

MLSsoccer.com: Sebastian Fernandez blast claims first AT&T MLS Goal of the Week of 2014 for Vancouver Whitecaps

MLSsoccer.com: After swashbuckling win on opening day, Vancouver Whitecaps take cavalier approach on the road

MLSsoccer.com: Starting XI: Are Toronto FC's DPs ready to shine? When will MLS MVP Mike Magee return?

MLSsoccer.com: Portland Timbers still "getting that chemistry right" as they work in handful of newcomers

MLSsoccer.com: Report: Toronto FC striker Gilberto doesn't travel, will miss opener against Seattle Sounders

MLSsoccer.com: Injured Dillon Powers, Clint Irwin racing against time to be ready for Colorado Rapids season opener

MLSsoccer.com: Vancouver Whitecaps' Sebastian Fernandez no longer flying under radar after opening-day golazo

MLSsoccer.com: Boniek Garcia's move to central midfield no problem for Houston Dynamo's "squirmy" Honduran

MLSsoccer.com: Chicago Fire head coach Frank Yallop reluctant to rush Mike Magee back from hamstring injury

MLSsoccer.com: Montreal Impact ready to put ugly incident behind them in return to BBVA Compass Stadium

MLSsoccer.com: Seattle Sounders head coach Sigi Schmid confirms it: Stefan Frei is team's No. 1 goalkeeper

MLSsoccer.com: CONCACAF Champions League: Sporting KC's good teamwork, dose of luck leads to Cruz Azul shutout

MLSsoccer.com: New York Red Bulls' Andy Roxburgh points to commitment, stability for Mike Petke’s new contract

MLSsoccer.com: Personal issues behind him, New York Red Bulls see changed man in Jonny Steele

ESPN FC: For Toronto FC, living up to expectations begins now

SI.com: In implementing away goals for playoffs, MLS continues to negate higher-seed edge

Soccer by Ives: Player Spotlight: DeAndre Yedlin primed to build on impressive rookie season