Real Salt Lake News Stand: May 4


#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

Garrett Davis Garrett Davis ‏@garrettpdavis

It's @starwars @RealSaltLake Match Day. I will capture the Whitecaps and take them to Jabba #MayThe4thBeWithYou @MLS

Park Cafe Park Cafe ‏@parkcafeslc

International Star Wars Day!!! Come in you must before the #RSL #maythe4thbewithyou game! @RealSaltLake #3pts get them we must hmmmmmm

Nick Rimando Nick Rimando ‏@NickRimando

Game day! 7pm kickoff vs #Vancouver @ the Riot. Time to get back on track.

Sam Stejskal Sam Stejskal ‏@samstejskal

Preview for #RSLvVAN. Kick tomorrow at 7 MT at Rio Tinto Stadium …

Branden Steineckert Branden Steineckert ‏@801PUNX

@jxrxmy13: @801PUNX Waking up the neighbors with #Believe, as is my game day tradition. #RSL” Love it!!! Happy game day! #BelieveRSL



Multimedia Video Preview: RSL v. Vancouver Whitecaps FC

ESPN 700: Sebastian Velasquez on The Bill & Hans Show Video: May The 4th Be With You #MayThe4thBeWithYou: Fan Photo Wall


Real Salt Lake News & Notes Preview: RSL v. Vancouver Whitecaps FC Game Guide: RSL v. Vancouver Whitecaps FC Tactical Preview: RSL v. Vancouver Whitecaps FC

The Salt Lake Tribune: Chris Wingert eyes return to Real Salt Lake lineup

The Salt Lake Tribune: Kreis calls matchup with Vancouver “critical”

Deseret News: RSL aims to get back on track at home vs. Vancouver

Deseret News: Lovel Palmer has been important addition to Real Salt Lake in 2013 Back in the thick of it? Real Salt Lake veteran Chris Wingert could be ready for Saturday Real Salt Lake v. Vancouver Whitecaps FC | MLS Match Preview Vancouver Whitecaps’ Johnny Leveron could be in line for first MLS start at Real Salt Lake Chivas USA head coach Chelis retracts comment on Utah after “magnificent surprise” at Rio Tinto


For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: Ahead of Vancouver visit to RSL, three questions with Eighty Six Forever

RSL Soapbox: When last they met: RSL v. Vancouver, April 13

RSL Perspective: RSL v. Vancouver Whitecaps FC – The Good, The Bad and The Ugly – Match Preview


MLS, Other News & Notes #MayThe4thBeWithYou: The Jebi Knights, the only MLS supporters group based on a Star Wars theme #MayThe4thBeWithYou: Which MLS teams would Star Wars characters support? Bad to worse: Portland Timbers defender Mikael Silvestre out with torn ACL With stadium bill shot down, Orlando MLS expansion bid suffers major setback Landon Donovan and Carlo Cudicini likely to return for LA Galaxy vs. Houston Dynamo Seattle Sounders welcome back Eddie Johnson this weekend, but are still dealing with injuries in attack FC Dallas have mystery midfielder lined up, but he has to play a final first… somewhere Paul Arriola leaving for Tijuana disappointing, but no surprise for LA Galaxy MLS primary transfer window closes May 6: How many deals can we expect? MLS in Copa Libertadores? CONMEBOL chimes in with official word Will Dempsey, Spurs make Champions League; Mailbag MLS Forecast: Week 10: Galaxy, Dynamo renew acquaintances on a smaller stage Stoppage Time: US stars who could be on the move this summer

Pro Soccer Talk: Yet another reason to have Stuart Holden around the United States national team

Pro Soccer Talk: Potential Frank Lampard-LA Galaxy marriage seems closer

Soccer By ives: MLS Week 10: A look ahead

Soccer By Ives: Timbers add Kah for defensive insurance as injuries mount

Soccer By Ives: Orlando City suffer setback in pursuit of stadium, MLS franchise after funding bill not passed