Real Salt Lake News Stand: March 17

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

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

Jump on board for #RSL 10th season #RioT opener Sat 2p MT #ArriveEarly #BeLoud #WearRed #BELIEVEhttp://instagram.com/p/loAlcVsFU7/

Nick Rimando ‏@NickRimando

Back to SLC with 4 PTS in hand after 2 hard fought games. We learn from the past & move on 2 #TheRiot this Sat 4 our home opener against LA.

Paul Dalglish ‏@pauldalglish

Back in Salt Lake after two road trips with 4 points. Now it's time to prepare and get excited for our home opener next weekend. Can't wait!

Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

VOTE #RSL Capt @KyleBeckerman #KB5 for @MLS Goal of the Week … http://www.mlssoccer.com/news/article/2014/03/17/vote-now-2014-att-mls-goal-week-week-2 …

Luke Mulholland ‏@LukeMulholland8

First of many! #Blessed http://instagram.com/p/lph1_tmEkY/

Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake 2h

#RealWeekTix contest continues today ... Use tag & tell us why you deserve free pair to #RSL Sat 2p MT… http://instagram.com/p/lpWzv_MFY7/

 

Multimedia

ESPN 700: RSL Postgame Show

MLSsoccer.com: Vote now for 2014 AT&T MLS Goal of the Week: Week 2

 

Real Salt Lake News & Notes

MLSsoccer.com: Vote now for 2014 AT&T MLS Goal of the Week: Week 2

The Salt Lake Tribune: Slew of injuries again to test RSL’s depth

RSL Academy: RSL-AZ U-16 Elite Weekend Rewind: Las Vegas Players College Showcase

 

For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: Player Ratings: Bright spots few outside scorers in 3-3 draw against San Jose Earthquakes

Real Nation: 10 Tidbits From a Blown Lead in San Jose

RSL North Bank: Monday Morning Post Game: Week 2

 

MLS, Other News & Notes

MLSsoccer.com: Kick Off: Jermain Defoe helps open new era for Toronto FC with a bang

MLSsoccer.com: Chivas USA 1, Vancouver Whitecaps 1 | MLS Match Recap

MLSsoccer.com: Chivas USA's Dan Kennedy after Vancouver draw: If we maintain this level, we'll be a playoff team

MLSsoccer.com: After Nigel Reo-Coker's "suicide pass," Vancouver Whitecaps can't match Chivas USA's teamwork

MLSsoccer.com: Portland Timbers 1, Chicago Fire 1 | MLS Match Recap

MLSsoccer.com: Portland Timbers manager Caleb Porter lauds Gaston Fernandez for clutch goalscoring ability

MLSsoccer.com: Chicago Fire thrilled with draw earned by new-look lineup in Portland: "Our game plan worked"

MLSsoccer.com: Seattle Sounders' Clint Dempsey encouraged by goalscoring performance, insists there's more to come

MLSsoccer.com: Kofi Sarkodie once again in right place at right time to preserve Houston Dynamo's win vs. Montreal Impact

SI.com: MLS Power Rankings: Week 2

Goal.com: Big week for USA-Mexico club rivalry