Real Salt Lake News Stand: March 23

Catch up on all the reaction from RSL's home opener

Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

Up next for #RSL - Toronto FC at #RioT Sat 7:30p MT incl. Michael Bradley, Jermain Defoe, Julio Cesar…

Chris Kamrani ‏@chriskamrani

The 2014 home opener Saturday afternoon at Rio Tinto was, as Tony Beltran described, "an interesting game." Recap:

Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

HIGHLIGHTS: #RSL 1 : 1 LA at sold- out #RioT ... …

jeff cassar ‏@jeffcassar

I just want to thank all the fans for your unbelievable support!! I'm so proud of our players and the fight they had today! #BelieveRSL

Andy Williams ‏@bommadog

I must say that today’s atmosphere at #RioT was probably one of the best ever. So fun to experience it on the sidelines #Blessed #Honored

Nick Rimando ‏@NickRimando

#TheRiot looked amazing tonight! Such a beautiful day just was hoping to get you 2 more points. Thanks 4 the support, see u all next week.

Dave Horan ‏@downrightdave

The RioT looked awesome today! Thank you @RealSaltLake for the great atmosphere. #RSLvLA #RSL


Multimedia Highlights: RSL vs LA Galaxy - March 22, 2014 RSL vs LA Galaxy, Postgame Press Conference with Jeff Cassar RSL vs LA Galaxy, Postgame Reaction: Ned Grabavoy RSL vs LA Galaxy, Postgame Reaction: Nat Borchers RSL vs LA Galaxy, Postgame Reaction: Kyle Beckerman

ESPN 700: Jeff Cassar postgame press conference

KUTV: Keane Lifts Galaxy Into 1-1 Draw With RSL


Real Salt Lake News & Notes Recap: RSL 1-1 LA Galaxy Quote Sheet: RSL 1-1 LA Galaxy Altitude problems? Real Salt Lake hit wall in LA Galaxy draw: "We just seemed to run out of gas" Diamond vision: LA Galaxy "neutralize" Real Salt Lake's vaunted midfield with new formation tweak Three Things: How familiarity bred sloppiness as LA Galaxy and RSL met yet again | Armchair Analyst Real Salt Lake 1, LA Galaxy 1 | MLS Match Recap

The Salt Lake Tribune: Real Salt Lake, L.A. Galaxy play to 1-1 draw at Rio Tinto

The Salt Lake Tribune: Real Salt Lake has a familiar story to tell

The Salt Lake Tribune: Add Plata to growing list of injuries

Deseret News: RSL's home opener against the LA Galaxy ends in 1-1 draw

Deseret News: As 10th season begins, RSL still 'on goal'

Deseret News: RSL defender Chris Schuler makes 2014 debut against LA

ABC 4: RSL earns 1-1 draw against L.A. Galaxy in home opener

Pro Soccer Talk: First half goals, lack of second half chances leave Real Salt Lake, LA Galaxy drawn at Rio Tinto (video)

Soccer by Ives: Keane equalizer leaves Galaxy and RSL even at Rio Tinto Keane's Strike Lets LA Galaxy Share Points with RSL


For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: RSL draw 1-1 against LA Galaxy in home opener punctuated by midfield strife

Real Nation: 10 Tidbits from a Choppy Draw


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