Real Salt Lake News Stand: May 1

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

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

Major League Soccer @MLS

Still undefeated, but lacking "killer mentality": http://soc.cr/wm4SA  #RSL

Real Salt Lake @RealSaltLake

#RSL REWIND: 2009 East Final at Chicago - WATCH: http://www.realsaltlake.com/blog/post/2014/04/30/rsl-rewind-rsl-beats-chicago-2009-eastern-conference-final …

Chris Kamrani @chriskamrani

As EPL, La Liga, Champions League heats up, #RSL players discuss their loyalties to clubs they grew up rooting for. http://bit.ly/1hfdpu2

Real Salt Lake @RealSaltLake

#RSL & Fire w/ tons of connections (some deeper/longer/stronger than even @samstejskal) http://www.realsaltlake.com/blog/post/2014/04/30/breaking-down-rsl-chicago-connections-ahead-saturdays-match-toyota-park …

Real Sports Live @RSL4Utah

We were at @RealSaltLake training today. Hear from @jeffcassar & more, tonight on @abc4utah. #RSL

 

Multimedia

ESPN 700: Garth Lagerwey on The Bill & Hans Show

ABC 4: RSL working on fixing late-game breakdowns

MLSsoccer.com: AT&T MLS Goal of the Week update: Obafemi Martins, Alvaro Saborio dead even on final day

 

Real Salt Lake News & Notes

RealSaltLake.com: After long and "frustrating" road back to health, Robbie Findley close to return

RealSaltLake.com: RSL Rewind: RSL beats Chicago in 2009 Eastern Conference Final

RealSaltLake.com: Breaking down the RSL-Chicago connections ahead of Saturday's match at Toyota Park

MLSsoccer.com: Real Salt Lake looking for "killer mentality" to finish games as dropped points starting to add up

The Salt Lake Tribune: Real Salt Lake players glued to TV as supporters

Deseret News: Better late-game management a focus for Real Salt Lake this week

Northbank RSL: MLS Power Rankings, Week 8 – RSL Slide

 

For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: Goal Breakdown: High pressure begets midfield brilliance, Plata goal

 

MLS, Other News & Notes

MLSsoccer.com: Kick Off: Copa America in the US? Soccer in St. Louis? Thursday's a day of big announcements

MLSsoccer.com: It is official: Copa América will be held on US soil in special centennial tournament in 2016

MLSsoccer.com: Seattle Sounders' Clint Dempsey voted Etihad Airways MLS Player of the Month for April

MLSsoccer.com: Rookie Rankings: San Jose Earthquakes midfielder JJ Koval on the move after strong April

MLSsoccer.com: Chivas USA working to keep on-loan leading scorer Erick "Cubo" Torres for rest of 2014

MLSsoccer.com: On-loan Houston Dynamo midfielder Tony Cascio out for season after suffering torn ACL

MLSsoccer.com: Gaston Fernandez's timely goals have helped him carve out a spot in Portland Timbers' lineup

MLSsoccer.com: Toronto FC to host English Premier League's Tottenham Hotspur in friendly on July 23

MLSsoccer.com: Philadelphia Union's John Hackworth on calls for same lineup: "I don't think you're going to see that"

MLSsoccer.com: Toronto FC striker Jermain Defoe set to return from injury against New England Revoution

MLSsoccer.com: Despite strong start, Columbus Crew goalkeeper Steve Clark happy to stay out of limelight

MLSsoccer.com: New England Revolution's Teal Bunbury shows his versatility on wing, gives Jay Heaps lineup options

MLSsoccer.com: LA Galaxy veteran midfielder Juninho thriving in new holding role in diamond setup

MLSsoccer.com: Vancouver Whitecaps' Carl Robinson pleased with Gershon Koffie, but insists consistency is key

MLSsoccer.com: DC United say mentality is behind improvement: "It's a group that wants to prove something"

MLSsoccer.com: Who's the man to take Chicago Fire PKs? Head coach Frank Yallop says Jeff Larentowicz

MLSsoccer.com: American Exports: Michael Stephens starts for Bob Bradley in Stabaek's 2-1 league loss

Fox Soccer: Stoppage Time: Columbus defender Michael Parkhurst

Goal.com: Player Spotlight: Matt Hedges ready for the next step