RSL News Stand: Thursday, May 31, 2012

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

   William Johnson ‏@WillJohnson08

Off to Toronto, can't wait to get back there. Looking forward to a great game on Sunday. #CanMNT

   Nick Rimando ‏@NickRimando

what up. “@TheOffsideRules: 'Sup @NickRimando?
Nice to be back in Black. #Nike #USMNT

   jonny steele ‏@jonnysteele22

@KyleBeckerman Get in there my man kick neymar for me


RSL News Stand “A/V Club”

(AUDIO) ESPN700Sports: RSL Head Coach Jason Kreis on the “Bill Riley Show” – May 30, 2012

(AUDIO) Tiro Libre – Wednesday, May 30, 2012

(VIDEO) National Team Call-Ups: Saborio, Johnson and Gil

(VIDEO) Klinsmann: US needs to be "nastier"

(VIDEO) Power 5 Control Freaks - On a string at #2

(VIDEO) Studio 90: MNT vs. Brazil Postgame Reaction

(VIDEO) MNT vs. Brazil: Highlights - May 30, 2012

(PHOTO) Fox Soccer: How did the US players stack up against Brazil?


RSL & MLS News and Notes

Deseret News: Kreis vows to work RSL players during long break Jay DeMerit Journal: The life of an MLS player

Bleacher Report: MLS: Television Ratings Are the Biggest Issue Facing the MLS Today


USMNT 1:4 Brazil Postmatch Quote Sheet U.S. MNT vs. Brazil U.S. MNT Falls 4-1 to Five-Time World Cup Champion Brazil at FedExField in Landover, Md. Kick Off: Klinsmann's "nasty" USMNT comments draw fire Recap: Gomez scores, but USMNT falls 4-1 to Brazil USMNT Player Ratings: Yanks stumble against Brazil USMNT: Dynamic Johnson makes impression at left back Even after seeing replay, Onyewu disputes PK call vs. Brazil Scoreline doesn't tell whole story in USMNT loss to Brazil Gomez doesn't hesitate to cash in on USMNT opportunity Klinsmann furious at ref calls, wants US to become "nastier"

NBC Sports: ProSoccerTalk: Highlights from U.S.-Brazil, and untangling a Twitter knot

NBC Sports: ProSoccerTalk: The Big Three: Trio of talkers on U.S. loss to Brazil

NBC Sports: PST USMNT Man of the Match: Michael Bradley

Fox Soccer: US falls to dominant Brazil in friendly

Soccer America: Gomez and Johnson get high marks despite defeat

Soccer By Ives: Klinsmann wants USMNT players nastier, less naive

Soccer By Ives: Missed chances, shaky defending doom USMNT in 4-1 loss to Brazil

The MLS Reserves: Lingering Thoughts On the USMNT

ESPN Soccer: Neymar inspires Brazil to thump U.S.

US Soccer Players: Brazil's Game

SB Nation: Brazil Proves That Jurgen Klinsmann's USA Team Remains Very Much A Work In Progress

The New York Times: U.S. Still Learning, With Brazil as Teacher Brazil exposes sloppy U.S. defense

Bleacher Report: USA vs. Brazil: Brazil Dominates in Win, but US Earns Respect

The Guardian: USA 1-4 Brazil - as it happened Crónica: Estados Unidos cae 4-1 ante Brasil

Univision: Brasil goleó a Estados Unidos en el amistoso jugado en Maryland


US and International Soccer News and Notes USOC Roundup: Seattle advance, Timbers chopped down

NBC Sports: ProSoccerTalk’s daily soccer re-set

Soccer America: Soccer on TV

Soccer America: Gil, Top and Bijev headed to South America

Soccer America: Own goal sends U.S. U-18s to defeat

Standard-Examiner: For some players on U.S. women's soccer team, tattoos show off accomplishments