Real Salt Lake News Stand: March 9

Catch up on all the reaction from RSL's season opening win at LA

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

HIGHLIGHTS :: #RSL 1 : 0 at LA (@JoaoPlata10 goal in 80’ - assists @KyleBeckerman / #theKid Cole Grossman) … #3points http://www.realsaltlake.com/video/2014/03/09/highlights-real-salt-lake-la-galaxy-march-8-2014 …

Paul Carr ‏@PCarrESPN

With last night's win in L.A., @RealSaltLake is the first club to win five straight @MLS season openers.

Chris Kamrani ‏@chriskamrani

Cassar's first win, Plata's goal, Rimando's stoppage-time PK save ... quite an opening night. My gamer from StubHub: http://m.sltrib.com/sltrib/mobile3/57652889-219/rimando-galaxy-plata-lake.html.csp …

Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

#RSL GK @nickrimando ... Picture says it all = #theBest v PKs, opponents 26-for-38 all-time… http://instagram.com/p/lUGaxjMFUX/

Nick Rimando ‏@NickRimando

So that was rad.

Luke Mulholland ‏@LukeMulholland8 

Delighted with the win tonight, felt great to make my debut for @RealSaltLake & nearly have a goal

Jordan Allen ‏@jayalllen

3 points to start off the season and my debut for the club that has always shown faith in me #RSL #Blessed pic.twitter.com/5zOQ2Yfr6m

 

Multimedia

RealSaltLake.com: Highlights: Real Salt Lake at LA Galaxy - March 8, 2014

MLSsoccer.com: Highlights: LA Galaxy vs. Real Salt Lake

ABC 4: Rimando saves RSL season opener, 1-0

ESPN 700: RSL Postgame Show – 3-8-14

ESPN 700: Nick Rimando Postgame – 3-8-14

ESPN 700: Jeff Cassar Postgame – 3-8-14

 

Real Salt Lake News & Notes

RealSaltLake.com: Recap: RSL 1-0 LA Galaxy

RealSaltLake.com: New boss, same heroics: Rimando dazzles Cassar in his RSL coaching debut

RealSaltLake.com: Quote Sheet: RSL 1-0 LA Galaxy

MLSsoccer.com: LA Galaxy 0, Real Salt Lake 1 | MLS Match Recap

The Salt Lake Tribune: Real Salt Lake beats Galaxy 1-0 to open Cassar era

Deseret News: RSL beats Galaxy on PK save from Rimando, goal by Plata in season opener

SI.com: Rimando denies Donovan MLS record-setting goal, late Keane penalty in RSL win

Soccerly.com: LA Galaxy Gift Real Salt Lake Three Points in Season Opener

 

For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: RSL victorious over LA Galaxy in nervy 1-0 win on Plata goal, Rimando save

RSL Soapbox: Aaron Maund surprisingly starts in season opener against LA Galaxy

 

MLS, Other News & Notes

MLSsoccer.com: LA Galaxy kicking themselves over litany of wasted chances in loss to Real Salt Lake

MLSsoccer.com: Portland Timbers' Caleb Porter hopes hard-earned equalizer vs. Philadelphia "opens the floodgates"

MLSsoccer.com: Philadelphia Union rue late goal, bid for upset over Portland Timbers: "We let it slip out of our grasp"

MLSsoccer.com: Portland Timbers 1, Philadelphia Union 1 | MLS Match Recap

MLSsoccer.com: Houston Dynamo forward Will Bruin answers his critics with brace vs. Revs: "I know I can score goals"

MLSsoccer.com: New England Revolution's Jay Heaps has no excuses after Houston rout: "Not good on all fronts"

MLSsoccer.com: Houston Dynamo 4, New England Revolution 0 | MLS Match Recap

MLSsoccer.com: FC Dallas hail Mauro Diaz's huge game vs. Montreal: "He's everything you look for in a No. 10"

MLSsoccer.com: Montreal Impact rue "soft goals" in loss at FC Dallas, but see plenty to build upon in 2014 opener

MLSsoccer.com: FC Dallas 3, Montreal Impact 2 | MLS Match Recap

MLSsoccer.com: Vancouver Whitecaps' Carl Robinson relishes win in first game in charge: "It was written in the stars"

MLSsoccer.com: New York Red Bulls' Mike Petke takes blame after humbling season-opening loss in Vancouver

MLSsoccer.com: Vancouver Whitecaps 4, New York Red Bulls 1 | MLS Match Recap

MLSsoccer.com: New faces lead to communication issues for DC United backline in Crew loss

MLSsoccer.com: Columbus Crew's debut coach Gregg Berhalter: Win is special, but we need to keep moving

MLSsoccer.com: DC United 0, Columbus Crew 3 | MLS Match Recap

MLSsoccer.com: Seattle Sounders journeyman Chad Barrett saves the day in win over Sporting Kansas City

MLSsoccer.com: Costly defensive lapse dooms Sporting Kansas City in loss to Seattle Sounders

MLSsoccer.com: Seattle Sounders 1, Sporting Kansas City 0 | MLS Match Recap

MLSsoccer.com: Three Things: How the Seattle Sounders got it right & Sporting KC didn't | Armchair Analyst

MLSsoccer.com: Colorado Rapids icon Pablo Mastroeni arrives at dream moment with new role as head coach

ESPN FC: Sounders turn page on disappointing 2013 with bright start