Real Salt Lake News Stand: May 14

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

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

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With Saturday’s #RockyMtnCup tilt at the #RioT in a virtual sold-out situation, SRO tix will be added Wednesday, #RSL Nation

Chris Kamrani @chriskamrani

Gordon Monson on the state of soccer in Utah: "It's hotter than a bag of crab legs under Jameis Winston's arm." http://bit.ly/1mSGWSq

Sam Stejskal @samstejskal

I love how much @rogbennett loves @KyleBeckerman. Rog called Kyle "the perfect U.S. footballer" on Olbermann Monday http://www.realsaltlake.com/blog/post/2014/05/13/video-men-blazers-roger-bennett-calls-beckerman-perfect-us-footballer …

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#RSL Fans: check @ESPN / ESPN2 listings for must-watch re-airs of @30for30 ‘Inside: @ussoccer’s March to Brazil’ : http://www.ussoccer.com/stories/2014/05/12/16/55/140512-espn-inside-us-soccer-series-premier#.U3KVTJk_VZ4.twitter …

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AUDIO: #RSL boss @jeffcassar talks HOU win, heat/humidity, Javi excellence, #USMNT / Costa Rica call-ups :: http://espn.kall700sports.com/jeff-cassar-rsl-hc-5-13-14/ …

 

Multimedia

RealSaltLake.com: Javier Morales Man of the Match Performance | RSL at Houston Dynamo

RealSaltLake.com: Video: Men In Blazers' Roger Bennett calls Beckerman "the perfect US footballer"

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: Video: Men In Blazers' Roger Bennett calls Beckerman "the perfect US footballer"

The Salt Lake Tribune: Monson: Soccer in general, RSL specifically, are hotter than hot

The Salt Lake Tribune: Scott D. Pierce: MLS TV deal panics some RSL fans — unnecessarily

 

MLS, Other News & Notes

MLSsoccer.com: Kick Off: Dramatic Canadian Championship semis on tap and could there be a joint USA-Canada World Cup bid?

MLSsoccer.com: Sporting Kansas City vs. Philadelphia Union | MLS Match Preview

MLSsoccer.com: Philadelphia Union manager on "Fire Hackworth" chant: "I certainly heard the fans"

MLSsoccer.com: Sporting Kansas City's Dom Dwyer all business during hot streak: "It feels like my job"

MLSsoccer.com: Montreal Impact vs. FC Edmonton | Canadian Championship Match Preview

MLSsoccer.com: Canadian Championship: Montreal Impact reveal gameplan to reverse deficit to FC Edmonton

MLSsoccer.com: Vancouver Whitecaps vs. Toronto FC | Canadian Championship Match Preview

MLSsoccer.com: FC Dallas lament another "big loss" with news that Hendry Thomas could miss 6-8 weeks

MLSsoccer.com: Timely saves from Bobby Shuttleworth key New England Revolution's rise to top of Eastern Conference

MLSsoccer.com: Portland Timbers add Nigerian F Fanendo Adi on loan, cut ties with Frederic Piquionne

MLSsoccer.com: Chivas USA part ways with Adolfo "Bofo" Bautista after uneventful two months

MLSsoccer.com: DC United head coach Ben Olsen "extremely disappointed" for USMNT snub Eddie Johnson

MLSsoccer.com: World Cup: To d-mid or not to d-mid? 25 years of USMNT tactics under the microscope | Central Winger

MLSsoccer.com: World Cup: LA Galaxy brace for potential long-term losses of Landon Donovan, Omar Gonzalez

MLSsoccer.com: World Cup Memories: Clint Dempsey's childhood dreams come true with a single World Cup goal

ESPN FC: MLS's high-scoring thrillers, under-fire coaches ...

SI.com: The Fight For 23: U.S. World Cup roster locks and uncertainties

Fox Soccer: Jermain Defoe changes course after England World Cup snub