Real Salt Lake News Stand: April 16

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

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

Major League Soccer ‏@MLS

KICK OFF: All eyes on Atlanta ahead of today's major announcement. http://soc.cr/vQXJl  pic.twitter.com/nh8qTkuTLc

Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

#RSL youngster @cSalcedojr call-up to MEX U-21s continues long-held family tradition http://www.mlssoccer.com/news/article/2014/04/15/real-salt-lake-youngster-carlos-salcedos-call-mexican-u-21s-continues-long-h …

Major League Soccer ‏@MLS

Generation adidas Cup: @RealSaltLake defeat Stoke City in dramatic fashion. http://soc.cr/vQEIz  pic.twitter.com/TTivWhREfJ

Nick Rimando ‏@NickRimando

Felt great putting on my boots today, another step in the right direction.

Chris Kamrani ‏@chriskamrani

The @RealSaltLake notebook: Defending set pieces, injuries lessening and RSL youths called up by national teams. http://bit.ly/1p8cGnn

 

Multimedia

RealSaltLake.com: Video: Jordan Allen talks about joining RSL's academy, signing with the first team

RealSaltLake.com: Video: Beckerman and Rimando star in Zions Bank ad

ESPN 700: On Frame – Hour 1

ESPN 700: On Frame – Hour 2

ESPN 700: Jeff Cassar on The Bill & Hans Show

 

Real Salt Lake News & Notes

RealSaltLake.com: Injury Update: Rimando, Plata return to training, still in doubt for Saturday

RealSaltLake.com: Academy Update: RSL U-17's win GA Cup opener

MLSsoccer.com: Real Salt Lake youngster Carlos Salcedo's call to Mexico U-21s continues long family soccer tradition

MLSsoccer.com: Generation adidas Cup 2014: Dramatic goal propels Real Salt Lake to shootout win vs. Stoke City on Day 2

The Salt Lake Tribune: Defending set pieces becoming a point of emphasis

RSL Academy: GSA Exports: Spencer, Lopez and Allen called up to US U-20 MNT, Salcedo called up to Mexico U-21 National Team

 

For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: Set pieces: RSL's late concession against Philadelphia Union a perfect example of complete breakdown

 

MLS, Other News & Notes

MLSsoccer.com: Kick Off: All eyes on Atlanta ahead of today's major announcement with MLS

MLSsoccer.com: New York Red Bulls vs. Philadelphia Union | MLS Match Preview

MLSsoccer.com: Philadelphia Union ready to "go that extra step" to end twin winless skids at New York Red Bulls Wednesday

MLSsoccer.com: Winless New York Red Bulls remain relaxed, confident ahead of Philadelpia Union match

MLSsoccer.com: Rookie JJ Koval "a beast" filling in at right back for injury-depleted San Jose Earthquakes

MLSsoccer.com: Orlando City hire veteran MLS architectural firm Populous to lead downtown stadium project

MLSsoccer.com: Chris Klute returns to full training with Colorado Rapids, likely won't see action against San Jose

MLSsoccer.com: Sporting Kansas City defender Ike Opara stays positive despite surprise season-ending injury

MLSsoccer.com: Chivas USA to switch gears after Thomas McNamara injury, eyeing Marco Delgado in his place

MLSsoccer.com: Vancouver Whitecaps' Nigel Reo-Coker takes surprise benching in stride

MLSsoccer.com: Chicago Fire's Patrick Nyarko gushes over Mike Magee-Quincy Amarikwa strike partnership

MLSsoccer.com: Tally Hall on Houston Dynamo losing streak: "There's a long list of reasons to be disappointed"

MLSsoccer.com: Frank Klopas defends Montreal Impact's effort in draw vs. Chicago Fire: "They're still human beings"

MLSsoccer.com: Toronto FC stars Jermain Defoe, Michael Bradley still questionable for matchup against FC Dallas

MLSsoccer.com: Tim Cahill, Armando expected back for New York Red Bulls vs. Philadelphia, but likely won't start

SI.com: MLB fields coordinator: NYCFC, Yankees sharing Yankee Stadium not ideal, but doable

SI.com: Player's Perspective: How should games be refereed?

Fox Soccer: Everything you need to know about MLS to Atlanta