Real Salt Lake News Stand: March 4

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

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

Lock it in for #RSL @espn700 today LIVE from #RioT 2-8p ... @jeffcassar + others on w/ Bill&Hans, #OnFrame w/ @OriginalWinger + players 6-8

Justin Johnson ‏@jjohnson801

The first #RSL Week column of the season, focusing on HC Jeff Cassar: Cassar ready to lead RSL http://www.thespectrum.com/article/20140303/SPORTS/303030029 … via @SpectrumNews #MLS

stayskull ‏@samstejskal

No easing in: #RSL to open 2014 with very difficult schedule http://www.realsaltlake.com/blog/post/2014/03/03/no-easing-rsl-open-regular-season-tough-schedule …

Miss Niki ‏@missniki435

Can't wait to be back with this group again! #section34 #RSL #ItAllStartsHere #4daystilkickoffhttp://instagram.com/p/lH90w-NYEp/

Chris Wingert ‏@wingert17

Next item up for bid! This Foosball Table, that RC Willey was nice enough donate for our auction! If… http://instagram.com/p/lGok0KFRjL/

 

Multimedia

ESPN 700: Nat Borchers on The Bill & Hans Show

MLSsoccer.com: Extra Time Radio: Why USMNT fans should be concerned about Jozy Altidore's Sunderland slump

 

Real Salt Lake News & Notes

RealSaltLake.com: 2014 Real Salt Lake single game tickets now on sale

RealSaltLake.com: No easing in: RSL to open regular season with tough schedule

RealSaltLake.com: RSL GM Garth Lagerwey's Reddit AMA moved to Wednesday

RealSaltLake.com: The Salt Lake Tribune opens three fan polls honoring RSL history

The Spectrum: Cassar ready to lead RSL

Fox Soccer: Inside MLS season preview: Identity offers Real Salt Lake a touchstone through transition

 

For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: MLS announces homegrown game during All-Star Week

Real Nation: Season Preview: Colorado Rapids

From the Upper Deck: Eye on the Academy- March Stock Report

 

MLS, Other News & Notes

MLSsoccer.com: Kick Off: MLS Commissioner Don Garber answers fan questions and faces the media on Tuesday | 3 pm ET

MLSsoccer.com: 2014 Seattle Sounders Preview: Pressure's on and the clock is ticking | Armchair Analyst

MLSsoccer.com: 2014 Colorado Rapids Preview: Can the kids be all right once again? | Armchair Analyst

MLSsoccer.com: LA Galaxy, USMNT hero Landon Donovan faces final career phase with an unknown ending

MLSsoccer.com: MVP Mike Magee reaffirms commitment to Chicago Fire, could play Sunday: "I was not holding out"

MLSsoccer.com: In transition year for Chivas USA, team president Nelson Rodriguez promises "first-class" operation

MLSsoccer.com: Chivas USA president Nelson Rodriguez: Club could keep on-loan forward Erick Torres beyond June

MLSsoccer.com: Tinker toys: Portland Timbers coach Caleb Porter excited by "flexibility" offered by attacking options

MLSsoccer.com: Jersey Week 2014: Portland Timbers unveil two new shirts, including a throwback green & gold third kit

MLSsoccer.com: Jersey Week 2014: Seattle Sounders go a different direction with new black third kits

MLSsoccer.com: A healthy No. 1: LA Galaxy's Jaime Penedo says preseason injuries no worry at all

MLSsoccer.com: Leo Gonzalez among Seattle Sounders' injury concerns on backline heading into season opener

MLSsoccer.com: Houston Dynamo's Kofi Sarkodie eyeing breakout 2014, with an eye on USMNT call-up

MLSsoccer.com: With CCL ahead, San Jose Earthquakes' Mark Watson still working on team's attacking style

MLSsoccer.com: Jerome de Bontin resigns as general manager of New York Red Bulls citing personal reasons

MLSsoccer.com: It's still on: Ukraine confirm friendly in Cyprus vs. USMNT set to go ahead as scheduled

ESPN FC: MLS 2014 Preview: Union looking to take the next step

ESPN FC: MLS 2014 Preview: Sounders hope to meet expectations

ESPN FC: MLS 2014 Preview: Rapids hope to overcome loss of Pareja

SI.com: 2014 MLS Season Preview: Western Conference Primer