Real Salt Lake News Stand: May 19

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

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

Real Sports Live @RSL4Utah

ICYMI - After the @RealSaltLake match, @espn700bill & @OriginalWinger chatted with @Jeff_Attinella1 & @javi_mo11. http://tinyurl.com/ocjb3hc

Real Salt Lake @RealSaltLake

Great stuff here by @soccerinsider Steven Goff on #RSL capt @KyleBeckerman #KB5 and his #USMNT determination ... http://m.washingtonpost.com/sports/dcunited/kyle-beckerman-on-verge-of-us-world-cup-team-just-as-he-predicted-years-ago/2014/05/18/babf64be-ddea-11e3-a837-8835df6c12c4_story.html …

Sean Walker @DSeanKSL

For the PM crowd: my story on #RSL's Cole Grossman, who put in a quality 90 minutes in @KyleBeckerman's stead. http://ksl.to/bMOwUS

sltribsports @sltribsports

ICYMI: #RSL is striking first at the RioT and on the road in its undefeated #MLS 2014 season: http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57958890-77/rsl-saturday-goal-matches.html.csp …

Jonah Freedman ‏@jonahfreedman

#USMNT training. @Omar4Gonzalez, @KyleBeckerman & @MixDiskerud getting at it early. pic.twitter.com/qV6Wvp1X0D

Multimedia

RealSaltLake.com: RESERVES HIGHLIGHTS: RSL vs Colorado Rapids - May 18, 2014

MLSsoccer.com: Vote now for 2014 AT&T MLS Goal of the Week: Week 11

ABC 4: Real Sports Live - May 18, 2014

 

Real Salt Lake News & Notes

RealSaltLake.com: Reserves Recap: RSL 2-0 Colorado Rapids

The Salt Lake Tribune: RSL is striking first, both at home and away

The Salt Lake Tribune: Jeff Cassar’s start to coaching career best in modern MLS era

Deseret News: Real Salt Lake extends unbeaten streak to 11 and is just 1 off the MLS record

KSL.com: Oft-injured Grossman picks up 90 minutes in RSL captain's absence

The Washington Post: Kyle Beckerman on verge of U.S. World Cup team, just as he predicted years ago

 

For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: Player Ratings: Plata, Morales, Sandoval come up big in 2-1 win over Colorado

RSL Soapbox: What we learned from RSL reserves 2-0 win over Colorado Rapids

From the Upper Deck: Crunching the Numbers- Colorado

Real Nation: 10 Tidbits From a Rocky Mountain Win

 

MLS, Other News & Notes

MLSsoccer.com: Kick Off: Haven't seen five-star New England Revolution? You're missing MLS' most exciting team

MLSsoccer.com: Armchair Analyst: Beware of snubbed strikers, behold youth movement & other Week 11 thoughts

MLSsoccer.com: Colorado Rapids forward Gabriel Torres to miss next three games to work on muscle strengthening

MLSsoccer.com: Sporting KC's Peter Vermes praises shorthanded team's spirit despite loss to Chicago Fire

MLSsoccer.com: Frank Yallop says Chicago Fire have "room for improvement" after win over Sporting KC

MLSsoccer.com: World Cup: USMNT feeding off captain Clint Dempsey's hot hand, confidence in MLS play

MLSsoccer.com: World Cup: USMNT's Brad Evans determined not to be overlooked in fierce battle for time at right back

MLSsoccer.com: World Cup: Joe Corona surprised by lack of Liga MX representatives on 30-man USMNT roster

ESPN FC: 2014 MLS Power Rankings

SI.com: Clint Dempsey, back in form, relishing captain’s role with World Cup on horizon

Fox Soccer: MLS Roundup: World Cup snubs issue their responses in front of goal