RSL News Stand - Tuesday, Feb. 22

It’s finally here, the two words Real Salt Lake fanatics have been waiting to say for more than three months … GAME DAY!!! And today’s edition of the RSL News Stand is all about game day, with more preview stories on tonight’s CCL Quarterfinal opener at Columbus than you can shake a virtual stick at, so get to clicking below and get up to speed on tonight’s 2011 season opener!

The Salt Lake Tribune: Amid challenges, RSL ready to take its inaugural shot at Champions League

Deseret News: Real Salt Lake a heavy favorite against rebuilt Crew

Deseret News: Real Salt Lake Gameday Glance

Standard-Examiner: RSL retakes the pitch against rival Crew Match Preview: RSL, Crew set for CCL opener RSL hope to translate defensive success to CCL Point-Counterpoint: Best MLS shot at CCL success? Injuries, new faces as Crew prepare for RSL

Soccer America: RSL favored over Crew in MLS matchup

Columbus Dispatch: Crew counting on fill-in goalie

Columbus Dispatch: Rob Oller commentary: Crew needs a star to get twinkle from fans

Soccer by Ives: Chemistry, core crucial to Real Salt Lake ahead of CCL Quarterfinals

Soccer By Ives: Tuesday Kickoff: CCL Tale of the Tape (National): CCL Quarterfinals preview: Real Salt Lake v. Columbus Crew (Columbus): Columbus Crew face new lineup choices against Real Salt Lake Giase: MLS needs a strong showing in Champions League

RSL Soapbox: RSL @ Columbus – CCL Leg 1 Match Preview

SB Nation: Columbus v. Real Salt Lake: Who will carry MLS’ flag?

Massive Report: Smitty’s Semi-Regular Preview: Get Real Salty

SB Nation: CCL Quarterfinal previews: Brackets will create variety Kick Off: CCL means world to RSL, Ghanaian goat? USSF Development Academy Roundup