Real Salt Lake News Stand: July 11

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

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

Real Salt Lake @RealSaltLake

#RSL gang back at it at LA Sat night, #fantasticallytogether w/ 8:30p kick on @CW30slc #BELIEVE http://instagram.com/p/qUCfeIsFbi/

Chris Kamrani @chriskamrani

With the mountain-top summited, Beckerman and Rimando are still processing the summer in Brazil, but focused on #RSL. http://bit.ly/1oo0p8n

Major League Soccer @MLS

The American style & a blueprint to success in MLS: http://soc.cr/z0MIx 

Jane Sexton @Janer778

Storylines to Watch: @RealSaltLake at @LAGalaxy - Can #RSL go undefeated v. LA? @NickRimando tie shutout record? http://www.realsaltlake.com/blog/post/2014/07/10/storylines-watch-rsl-la-galaxy …

Chris Kamrani @chriskamrani

Here's Jeff Cassar on what he's seen from trialist, forward Sam Garza this week and other #RSL notes. http://bit.ly/VQDr32  #MLS

Garrett Cleverly @GarrettCleverly

.@RealSaltLake U-16 will face Strikers FC on Thur. in @ussoccer_acad SF. RSL outscored Strikers 5-2 in two wins in regular-season play.

 

Multimedia

RealSaltLake.com: Soccer Smarts with Professor Leo: World Cup Semifinals

ESPN 700: Chris Wingert on the Bill & OC Show

MLSsoccer.com: AT&T MLS Goal of the Week update: Tesho Akindele and Erick "Cubo" Torres leading the way

MLSsoccer.com: March to the Match Podcast: End of an era? It's time for new USMNT leaders to step forward

 

Real Salt Lake News & Notes

RealSaltLake.com: RSL on "high alert" to improve set-piece defending after yet another restart goal allowed

RealSaltLake.com: Storylines to Watch: RSL at LA Galaxy

RealSaltLake.com: Academy Update: RSL-AZ U-16's advance to US Soccer Development Academy semifinals

RealSaltLake.com: Mid-year Review: RSL boss Jeff Cassar sits down with Dunny to talk all things RSL

The Salt Lake Tribune: Beckerman, Rimando still processing Brazil experience

The Salt Lake Tribune: Sam Garza on trial, injuries and World Cup

MLSsoccer.com: MLS Disciplinary Committee suspends New England Revolution's Lee Nguyen for stomp on Real Salt Lake player

 

For the Fans, by the Fans

RSL Soapbox: Where is the Olmes Garcia of 2013?

RSL Soapbox: Defensive depth: RSL's back line is packed with good options

 

MLS, Other News & Notes

MLSsoccer.com: Kick Off: Chris Wondolowski returns as San Jose Earthquakes challenge first-place D.C. United Friday on NBCSN

MLSsoccer.com: San Jose Earthquakes vs. DC United | MLS Match Preview

MLSsoccer.com: Impose your will from kickoff, Pablo Mastroeni urges Colorado Rapids ahead of Philadelphia Union trip

MLSsoccer.com: DeAndre Yedlin impresses in return to Seattle Sounders amid transfer speculation

MLSsoccer.com: New York Red Bulls say Thierry Henry's unresolved future "irrelevant" to Designated Player hunt

MLSsoccer.com: Once a roster afterthought, Dan Gargan has emerged as mainstay on LA Galaxy backline

MLSsoccer.com: Erick Torres getting headlines for Chivas USA, but improved defense another reason for success

MLSsoccer.com: Facing rough stretch of games, Vancouver Whitecaps' Carl Robinson plans to utilize team depth

MLSsoccer.com: Houston Dynamo welcome return of injured defenders Jermaine Taylor, Corey Ashe, David Horst

MLSsoccer.com: Ex-Sporting KC MF Alex Martinez on trial with Columbus Crew as team looks to build in transfer window

MLSsoccer.com: More than a club: Toronto FC adopting Barcelona motto in Canada with community initiatives - "It's critical"

MLSsoccer.com: New York Red Bulls mutually agree to part ways with midfielder Jonny Steele

MLSsoccer.com: LA Galaxy terminate loan agreement with Brazilian striker Samuel

MLSsoccer.com: Sporting KC hold "utmost confidence" as goalkeeper Andy Gruenebaum relieves injured Eric Kronberg

MLSsoccer.com: Montreal Impact mulling Uruguay loan move for young striker Santiago Gonzalez: "He needs games"

MLSsoccer.com: Philadelphia Union confirm they are set to acquire Jamaican striker Brian Brown following trial

SI.com: Argentina ousts Netherlands, sets up third final clash with Germany