Real Salt Lake News Stand: July 14

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

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

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Opposing PK takers are now 41-for-63 against #WallOfTheWasatch @NickRimando, but #RSL loses 0-1 at LA

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In today's Tribune: Once-brimming well of goals is drying up for @RealSaltLake. Look at recent goal-scoring woes.

Jane Sexton @Janer778

Quote Sheet: Cassar, Beltran and Rimando react to @RealSaltLake's 1-0 loss at LA: …

Chris Kamrani @chriskamrani

Recap of #RSL's 1-0 loss to L.A. at StubHub Center, as the absence of Alvaro Saborio rings louder and louder.

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As the 2014 FIFA #WorldCup concludes, #RSL has seen 3 active players see minutes for #USA in 2006/10/14

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Well-done Salt Lake Soccer City, yesterday's #2014WorldCup Final on @abc4utah got a 13.3 overnight rating. On a Sunday. In Utah. #RSL Nation


Multimedia RSL at LA Galaxy, Ford Postgame Show: Jeff Cassar RSL at LA Galaxy, Ford Postgame Show: Kyle Beckerman HIGHLIGHTS: RSL at LA Galaxy - July 12, 2014

ABC 4: Real Sports Live - July 13, 2014

ABC 4: RSL loses tough battle against L.A. Galaxy, 1-0

1320 KFAN: Unable To Finish Vote now for 2014 AT&T MLS Goal of the Week: Week 18


Real Salt Lake News & Notes Recap: RSL 0-1 LA Galaxy Quote Sheet: RSL 0-1 LA Galaxy LA Galaxy 1, Real Salt Lake 0 | MLS Match Recap Real Salt Lake upset about two pivotal refereeing decisions in loss to LA Galaxy

The Salt Lake Tribune: RSL finds itself in a summertime scoring rut

The Salt Lake Tribune: RSL offense sputters in 1-0 loss at Galaxy

Deseret News: RSL falls to LA Galaxy 1-0 on the road


For the Fans, by the Fans

RSL Soapbox: Player Ratings: RSL vs. L.A. Galaxy

RSL Soapbox: Salt Lake loses to the Galaxy on the road

Real Nation: Five Thoughts From a Loss in LA


MLS, Other News & Notes Kick Off: Germany win fourth World Cup, Clint Dempsey helps Seattle Sounders take 10-point lead Armchair Analyst: Identifying the most important man in Seattle and other Week 18 thoughts Seattle Sounders 2, Portland Timbers 0 | MLS Match Recap Portland Timbers coach Caleb Porter on Seattle: "Dempsey proved why he's one of the best" Two strikers, one vision: Clint Dempsey, Obafemi Martins give Seattle Sounders a leg up Vancouver Whitecaps 1, Chivas USA 3 | MLS Match Recap Squandered lead, missed chances "a kick in the teeth" for Vancouver Whitecaps in loss to Chivas USA Wilmer Cabrera lauds Chivas USA's composure after latest dramatic win in come-from-behind fashion Another early slip-up, another sour result for struggling New England Revolution Chicago Fire goalkeeper Sean Johnson hails "special" win after penalty kick heroics New York Red Bulls 4, Columbus Crew 1 | MLS Match Recap Goals, assists, hairdryers: Thierry Henry's influence on New York Red Bulls even deeper than it appears Columbus Crew shamed by "worst performance of the year" in New York Red Bulls thumping Philadelphia Union's Danny Cruz enjoys special, emotional night in front of his US serviceman father New England Revolution 0, Chicago Fire 1 | MLS Match Recap Colorado Rapids head coach Pablo Mastroeni looking for "naive" defending to improve Two red cards salt in wound after Philadelphia Union lament inability to hold lead vs. Colorado Rapids Montreal Impact 1, Sporting Kansas City 2 | MLS Match Recap Montreal Impact left searching for answers after miscue leads to latest late game collapse Sporting KC's Peter Vermes credits forwards' defensive pressure in win over Montreal Toronto FC 4, Houston Dynamo 2 | MLS Match Recap Jermain Defoe refuses praise, instead lauds Toronto FC spirit in win over Houston Dynamo Houston Dynamo cough up two-goal lead in Toronto and the problem is clear: "We are leaking too many goals" LA Galaxy's defensive performance vs. Real Salt Lake recalls recent MLS Cup-winning blueprint Germany 1, Argentina 0: 2014 FIFA World Cup | Final Match Recap World Cup: Lionel Messi wins Golden Ball ahead of Thomas Muller; Manuel Neuer takes Golden Glove

ESPN FC: MLS Review: Dominant Henry, Dempsey's back On Top of the World: Germany tops Argentina, claims 4th World Cup title Germany's World Cup title a result of revamped development, identity Lionel Messi's complex legacy stays in crosshairs for everyone but himself