RSL News Stand: Monday, April 9, 2012

How much hype can you get for a game in Week 6 of a season? Well, we’re about to find out! In today’s edition of the News Stand we take some more looks back at Saturday’s win over Colorado and the rest of the MLS Week 5 slate before setting our sights on Saturday’s showdown with Sporting KC …


#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

   Peter Hirdt ‏ @PeterHirdt

#RSL-#SportingKC will be first match in MLS history between teams at least 4 games above .500 this early in the calendar year.

   Kyle Reynish ‏ @kylereynish24

@beanmace appreciate you guys coming out and supporting the reserve team #truefans

   Mike Foss@themikefoss

Weighing a trip to @SportingKC to watch the battle royale vs @RealSaltLake on Pacquiao/Mayweather. If Pacquiao/Mayweather fought.

   Nick Rimando ‏ @NickRimando

Sunday fun Day! #happyester

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   SeBasTian VeLasQueZ ‏ @TiaN_Futbol

My First Black Eye Ever And My First Black Eye In The MLS :D#RockyBalboa

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RSL News Stand “A/V Club”

(VIDEO) The Daily: April 9

(VIDEO) Vote for AT&T Goal of the Week – Week 5

(PHOTO) Prost Amerika ( Pictures – Real Salt Lake 1: 0 Colorado

(PHOTO) Real Nation: Gallery – Real Salt Lake v. Colorado

(PHOTO) Real Salt Lake decisively defeats visiting Colorado


RSL News and Notes

The Salt Lake Tribune: Soccer: Surging Real Salt Lake, unbeaten Sporting KC set for early showdown RSL takes first Rocky Mountain match over rival Colorado Rapids

Soccer By Ives: RSL dominate Rapids in Rocky Mountain duel

Real Nation: Rocky Mountain War Kick Off: Is Sporting vs. RSL the match of the season? MLS Reserve League recap – RSL 0 : 1 COL Gol controversial para Espíndola ‘Sabo’ anota de nuevo RSL and Sporting KC setting the standard

Under The Crossbar: Early season stats show Beckerman fouls, Espindola shots, Rimando saves

Under The Crossbar: RSL Reserves downed 1-0 by Rapids' misplaced revenge effort

On-Soccer (Blog): Media Interview 2012

Univison: Alvaro Saborío volvió a anotar con el Real Salt Lake en el triunfo ante Colorado

MLS News and Notes Monday MLS Breakdown: Chris Wondolowski changes yet another game for San Jose Monday Postgame: A week for making history Lo Bueno, Malo y Bomba: Temporada de goleadores Resumen de la Jornada 5

NBC Sports: ProSoccerTalk’s daily soccer re-set

NBC Sports: ProSoccerTalk: Your early MVP front-runner: Thierry Henry, of course

Soccer America: MLS Rewind …

The Guardian (The Sport Blog): MLS: what we learned in week five

SBNation: Major League Soccer, 2012 Week 5: What We Learned

US Soccer Players: MLS Week 5: New York Continues To Impress