News on new members of the Claret-and-Cobalt, Deseret Diamond Cup reaction, the start of the 2012 season previews, interviews galore and much, much more in today’s edition of the RSL News Stand …
Good to get out there wit the lads sharpness will come back day by day! Result not the best but well b ready march 10
The RSL 3-Day Forecast
Friday, March 2: Training at Kino Sports Complex – 11:00 a.m. MT
Saturday, March 3: FC Tucson Desert Diamond Cup: Consolation Game vs. NY Red Bulls – 6:00 p.m. MT, LIVE streaming video on MLSsoccer.com
Sunday: March 4: Return to Utah; Off Day
*** Please note that, unless otherwise indicated, RSL training sessions are entirely open to members of the media and public. While all RSL players and coaches are scheduled to be available for interviews following training session, media members looking for availability for specific players can arrange their requests through RSL Asst. Director of Media Services John Koluder at 801-918-5050 or jkoluder@RealSaltLake.com.
RSL’s “Quick Restarts”
- After a whirlwind trip over the last five days, GK Nick Rimando has returned to the RSL camp in Tucson after serving on U.S. Men’s National Team duty in Italy. The veteran netminder left the Claret-and-Cobalt last Sunday to fly to Genoa, where was on the bench Wednesday to witness the USA’s historic 1-0 result over Italy in international friendly play.
- RSL blog site Real Nation has re-launched ahead of the 2012 season … go to www.realsoccernation.com to check out the new look and their take on the six biggest stories of RSL’s eventful offseason.
- Friday marks the 27th day in the last 32 in which Real Salt Lake has been in the Grand Canyon State, but it’s temporary takeover of Arizona is almost in the books, as the Claret-and-Cobalt are down to the last 48 hours of their Tucson-based training camp. After Saturday’s FC Tucson Desert Diamond Cup Consolation Game against the New York Red Bulls, the squad and staff will head back to Utah on Sunday before having Monday off to readjust to the Beehive State. The training schedule for the week leading up to next Saturday’s season-opener at the LA Galaxy will be released on Sunday.
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