Real Salt Lake News Stand: May 23

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

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

Real Salt Lake @RealSaltLake

#RSL v DAL 7:30p MT Sat at SRO #RioT ... Arrive EARLY / Wear RED / Be LOUD be PROUD #BELIEVE http://instagram.com/p/oVtL53MFSV/

Off The Crossbar @OTCPodcast

We convened for a special episode with @RealSaltLake, @OriginalWinger, and @ThatDamnYank to talk about the USMNT: https://soundcloud.com/off-the-crossbar/may-22-usmnt-roster-discussion-special …

Real Salt Lake @RealSaltLake

On the Plane :: #RSL icons @nickrimando & @kylebeckerman ... Congrats lads! See you in Brazil! #USMNT http://instagram.com/p/oUISgMMFTR/

Nick Rimando @NickRimando

Living my dream, feel so blessed and honored to represent the #USA in the #2014WorldCup . #Brazil2014 #USMNT

Kyle Beckerman @KyleBeckerman

I'm extremely humbled and honored to represent the United States in the #2014WorldCup #OneTeamOneNation

ExtraTime Radio @ExtraTimeRadio

Finally...#ETR is out. We've got all the #USMNT reaction you could ever want. Let's just say @SimonBorg is incensed. http://ow.ly/xapZl

 

Multimedia

RealSaltLake.com: Video: Klinsmann explains leaving Donovan off US roster

ESPN 700: Chris Wingert on ESPN 700

MLSsoccer.com: Extra Time Radio: No LD? No Joke

 

Real Salt Lake News & Notes

RealSaltLake.com: Kyle Beckerman and Nick Rimando named to US's final World Cup roster

RealSaltLake.com: RSL MF Jordan Allen out for season after undergoing successful microfracture surgery

RealSaltLake.com: RSL not focused on unbeaten streak ahead of Saturday's game v. Dallas

The Salt Lake Tribune: Beckerman, Rimando make U.S. World Cup team

The Salt Lake Tribune: Real Salt Lake not entertaining talk of unbeaten streak

Deseret News: Real Salt Lake midfielder Cole Grossman excelled in 1st start last week

KSL.com: Beckerman, Rimando make final USMNT roster for Brazil; Donovan out

The Paris Review: The (Midfield) Engine That Could

 

For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: Goal Breakdown: Plata goal against Rapids built by constant motion in attack

RSL Soapbox: Beckerman and Rimando are going to Brazil as final 23-man squad announced for USMNT

RSL Soapbox: Off the Crossbar, USMNT Roster Special: Talking to Trey Fitz-Gerald, Brian Dunseth and Zack Goldman

 

MLS, Other News & Notes

MLSsoccer.com: Kick Off: Internet reacts as Jurgen Klinsmann names 23-man World Cup roster without Landon Donovan

MLSsoccer.com: Sporting Kansas City vs. Toronto FC | MLS Match Preview

MLSsoccer.com: Portland Timbers' Diego Chara expected to be available vs. New York despite broken hand

MLSsoccer.com: Tottenham Hotspur prospect Grant Ward set to make long-awaited debut for Chicago Fire

MLSsoccer.com: Seattle Sounders Sigi Schmid addresses Jose Miguel Cubero rumors: "We're always looking"

MLSsoccer.com: LA Galaxy midfielder Kenney Walker finds success from little things in victory over FC Dallas

MLSsoccer.com: Marco Di Vaio "ready to go" for Montreal Impact this weekend after month on the sidelines

MLSsoccer.com: Montreal Impact's Justin Mapp, Jack McInerney renew chemistry from Philly chapter

MLSsoccer.com: World Cup: Will there be USMNT life after Landon Donovan? Let's find out | Armchair Analyst

MLSsoccer.com: Commentary: What to make of Landon Donovan's exclusion from the US World Cup team

MLSsoccer.com: World Cup: Landon Donovan "very disappointed" after USMNT roster decision

MLSsoccer.com: World Cup: Jurgen Klinsmann explains decision to leave LA Galaxy star Landon Donovan off US national team roster

MLSsoccer.com: World Cup: USMNT defender Omar Gonzalez says he's back to "100 percent"

SI.com: Klinsmann’s Donovan omission caps rocky relationship, puts pressure on bold coach

SI.com: Donovan’s exclusion the big surprise, but Klinsmann’s USA roster has plenty more

SI.com: 5 Thoughts on Jurgen Klinsmann’s USA World Cup roster (and Donovan’s omission)

Fox Soccer: Klinsmann jolts squad by excluding Donovan from World Cup roster

ESPN FC: Klinsmann had better know what he's doing

ESPN FC: Shockwaves sent as Klinsmann leaves off Donovan

American Soccer Now: Klinsmann Got It Wrong: Donovan Will Be Needed

Pro Soccer Talk: Lesson of the day: Still a lot to learn about Jurgen Klinsmann