REAL SALT LAKE SCHEDULE: JULY 19-24, 2011
San Jose to Serve as RSL’s Opposition for Saturday’s Annual Pioneer Day Celebration Contest, presented by Les Olson Company;
Fans Invited to Stay for Post-game Fireworks Display Following the 8:00 p.m. MT Kickoff in Sandy
SANDY, Utah (Monday, July 18, 2011) – After seeing last weekend’s contest in Vancouver postponed, Real Salt Lake (8-3-6, 30 pts.; 4th in West) will now get to start the second half of its 2011 MLS regular season slate at home this Saturday, July 23, when the Utah side welcomes the San Jose Earthquakes (5-6-8, 23 pts.; T-6th in West) to Rio Tinto Stadium for its annual Pioneer Day Celebration contest. Both the 8:00 p.m. MT kickoff in Sandy and the traditional post-game fireworks display will be presented by Les Olson Company.
Tickets for what is always one of the biggest dates on RSL’s calendar remain available and can be purchased online at www.RealSaltLake.com, over the phone at 801-727-2700 or in person at the Rio Tinto Stadium Box Office weekdays from 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. MT and on gameday beginning at 10:00 a.m. Saturday’s events will begin with the Carnival Real pre-game festival on the stadium’s East Lawn at 6:00 p.m., followed by the opening of gates to the public at 7:00 p.m.
Real Salt Lake Schedule: July 19-24, 2011 (subject to change)
Tuesday, July 19: Training at XanGo Field in Lehi – 11:00 a.m. MT
Wednesday, July 20: Training at XanGo Field – 11:00 a.m. MT
Thursday, July 21: Training at XanGo Field – 11:00 a.m. MT
Friday, July 22: Training at TBD – 11:00 a.m. MT
Saturday, July 23: Real Salt Lake (8-3-6, 30 pts.) v. San Jose Earthquakes (5-6-8, 23 pts.), presented by Les Olson Company
- 8:00 p.m. MT kickoff – Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy, Utah (to be followed by post-game fireworks display)
- TV: KMYU 2.2 (Comcast 22 / Dish Network 12) & MLS Direct Kick (subscription package)
- Radio: ESPN 700 & ESPN700Sports.com (pre-game show starts at 7:00 p.m.) (English); ESPN Deportes 1600 & Juan 106.1-FM (Spanish)
- Online: Live updates via Official RSL Twitter Feed (@RealSaltLake) and MLS MatchCenter on RealSaltLake.com; live streaming video available feed via MLS MatchDay Live at MLSsoccer.com (subscription required)
Sunday, July 24: Off Day