Real Salt Lake News Stand: May 16

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

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#RSL to host #USOC100 3rd-round match on Tues., May 28 at 7:30p MT @RioTintoStadium v. winner of @ATLSilverbacks / @Ga_Revolution

Avi Creditor Avi Creditor ‏@AviCreditor

Respect RT @RealSaltLake: #TBT in honor of true pro & great man Robbie Russell #RSL #MLS #Cup #2009 

Aaron Falk Aaron Falk ‏@aaronfalk

Enzo Martinez is headed back to #RSL (and a couple other notes on the blog). …

Dana Greene Dana Greene ‏@dana_greene

Devon Sandoval making immediate impact with #RSL as a rookie. 

Real Salt Lake WUFC Real Salt Lake WUFC ‏@RSLWUFC

Do you have your tickets to the USOC game yet? Lets show the team again why we are the best fans in MLS #FilltheRioT #RSL



ESPN 700: Jason Kreis on “The Bill and Hans Show” HIGHLIGHTS: Philadelphia Union vs. LA Galaxy WATCH: All 17 of Beckham’s MLS Goals FLASHBACK: David Beckham retires from MLS Stream of the Week: Seattle Sounders vs FC Dallas Sandoval having great rookie season


Real Salt Lake News & Notes Injury Update: Four players return to training RSL to host Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup third-round match on May 28 Real Salt Lake defender Kwame Watson-Siriboe "shocked" by one-game suspension Sandoval making immediate impact with RSL RSL to host U.S. Open Cup Match

Deseret News: Real Salt Lake’s Kwame Watson-Siriboe suspended one game by MLS

The Salt Lake Tribune: RSL’s Open Cup future becomes clearer


For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: RSL to host US Open Cup third round, will face NASL or NPSL side

RSL Soapbox: Robbie Russell retires, pursuing medical field

RSL Soapbox: Watson-Siriboe suspended after Di Vaio incident


MLS, Other News & Notes US Open Cup: MLS teams learn potential opponents for Third Round Montreal Impact 0, Vancouver Whitecaps 0 | Canadian Championship Match Recap Canadian Championship: Montreal Impact frustrated offensively, but happy not to give up away goal Canadian Championship: Unconventional lineup pays off as Vancouver Whitecaps leave unscathed Philadelphia Union 1, LA Galaxy 4 | MLS Match Recap Philadelphia Union rue one that got away: "We had the defending champions on the ropes" Landon Donovan leads LA Galaxy back to their best in Philly: "His second half was spectacular" Ex-LA Galaxy star David Beckham officially announces his retirement after 20-year soccer career Kick Off: Frank Lampard re-ups with Chelsea after Europa triumph, ending LA Galaxy speculation...for now Portland Timbers boast diminutive, determined midfield combo in Diego Chara, Will Johnson Three for Thursday: Yet-to-be-written MLS autobiographies worth reading in wake of Jimmy Nielsen's book Bruce Arena: LA Galaxy's cross-country trip for US Open Cup play "ridiculous, stupid" American Exports: Jozy Altidore reflects on "the best season I've had" in Europe

ESPN FC: Michel settles at Dallas, Columbus firing blanks

ESPN FC: The politics of Carlos Vela’s El Tri return

ESPN FC: David Beckham to retire at season end Beckham announces retirement Lampard signs one-year contract extension at Chelsea Stoppage Time:Jermaine Jones living the American dream Donovan leads Galaxy past Union, 4-1 Whitecaps, Impact draw 0-0

The Guardian: ESPN puts MLS up front after NBC takes English Premier League D.C. United news and notes