RSL News Stand - Wed., January 5, 2011

Obviously, the big news of the day on the News Stand is reaction to the departure of RSL assistant coach Robin Fraser, whose head coaching career will begin with RSL’s “Class of ‘05” rival, Chivas USA …

The Salt Lake Tribune: Assistant coach Fraser will become head coach of Chivas USA

Deseret News: RSL’s Robin Fraser named as Chivas USA coach

Los Angeles Times: Chivas USA hires Robin Fraser as coach Chivas USA hire Fraser to lead the way in 2011 Kreis: Fraser leaves “gaping hole” at RSL Wingert, Borchers praise outgoing coach Fraser

Soccer America: Fraser hiring at Chivas USA announced

ESPN Los Angeles: Jason Kreis on Robin Fraser

ESPN Los Angeles: Chivas USA names Robin Fraser coach

ESPN Soccernet: Two new looks for MLS

USA Today: Chivas USA hires Robin Fraser, adds Greg Vanney to his staff

Inland Valley Daily Bulletin: Former Galaxy defender Fraser to be named new Chivas USA coach Vanney chosen as Chivas USA assistant

SB Nation: Chivas USA hires Robin Fraser, makes him sixth coach in seven years

Keepin’ it Real: Fraser & Vanney depart / Will Johnson info


And here’s the rest of the stories in RSL/MLS circles today … which is to say, not very much: “Kick Off” – Wednesday, January 5, 2011 adidas MLS Combine rosters, schedule announced MLS Combine preview: 10 seniors to watch

Soccer America: MLS's DP agenda is misdirected

Soccer America: Five foreigners added to Combine list