Real Salt Lake News Stand: June 30

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

Major League Soccer Major League Soccer ‏@MLS

FT: @RealSaltLake move 3 points clear of Portland atop the West with a 1-0 win over #TFC. Alvarez's winner:  #TORvRSL

Real Salt Lake Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

#RSL 10-1-1 in all comps since home 4/27 loss to LA … 31-11 goal advantage

Aaron Falk Aaron Falk ‏@aaronfalk

#RSL started Maund, Palmer & got a shutout. "A lot of the questions are answered in matches. Our belief in our depth continues to grow."

Denzel Eslinger Denzel Eslinger ‏@f4denz

June ends perfectly for #RSL with their 1-0 win over #TFC they are 4-0-0 in #MLS action & 2-0-0 in #USOC100 action 17 goals for & 3 allowed

Matt Montgomery Matt Montgomery ‏@TheCrossbarRSL

Last time #RSL won all matches in one month: March 2011, then May 2010.

Chris Wingert Chris Wingert ‏@wingert17

Sweet sunset on our way back into SLC. There's no doubt we live in a beautiful city 

Andy Williams Andy Williams ‏@bommadog

If custom officers ask we have anything to declare I'd say yes sir we have these 3 points and a shutout #RSL

Jared DuBois Jared DuBois ‏@Jrodius

I don't know if there is another local broadcast team that is more willing to compliment the opposing team's play than @RealSaltLake's.


Multimedia Highlights: RSL 1-0 Toronto FC Real Salt Lake 2013 Goals

ABC 4: RSL gets first victory in Canada

KUTV: Alvarez scores to help RSL beat Toronto 1-0 KIA Game in Six Minutes: RSL 1-0 Toronto FC Highlights: Philadelphia Union 2, FC Dallas 2 Highlights: DC United 0, Vancouver Whitecaps FC 1 Highlights: Montreal Impact 3, Colorado Rapids 4 Highlights: Sporting Kansas City 3, Columbus Crew 2 Highlights: Chivas USA 1, New England Revolution 1 Highlights: San Jose Earthquakes 3, LA Galaxy 2 MLS Goal Timeline: June 29


Real Salt Lake News & Notes Recap: RSL 1-0 Toronto FC Quote Sheet: RSL 1-0 Toronto FC Match Center: RSL 1-0 Toronto FC Maund impresses Kreis in win vs. Toronto: “Welcome to the team”

The Salt Lake Tribune: Real Salt Lake extends winning streak to seven games

The Salt Lake Tribune: Toronto coach maintains RSL got away with one

Deseret News: RSL endures intense end-of-match pressure, defeats Toronto FC 1-0

Deseret News: #TORvRSL: Social media reacts to RSL’s first win on Canadian soil

Pro Soccer Talk: Huge win for Real Salt Lake before significant July personnel losses

Pro Soccer Talk: Kyle Beckerman is the natural choice as US Gold Cup captain

Soccer By Ives: Real Salt Lake hold off Toronto FC for narrow road win MLS Match Recap: Toronto FC 0, Real Salt Lake 1 Toronto FC coach Ryan Nelsen asks for consistent officiating after loss to Real Salt Lake


For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: Despite late drama, red cards, RSL emerge from Canada with 1-0 win over Toronto FC

Real Nation: RSL wins thriller in Toronto

Keepin’ it Real: RSL downs Toronto FC 1-0


MLS, Other News & Notes MLS Match Recap: Philadelphia Union 2, FC Dallas 2 MLS Match Recap: DC United 0, Vancouver Whitecaps FC 1 MLS Match Recap: Montreal Impact 3, Colorado Rapids 4 MLS Match Recap: Sporting Kansas City 3, Columbus Crew 2 MLS Match Recap: Chivas USA 1, New England Revolution 1 MLS Match Recap: San Jose Earthquakes 3, LA Galaxy 2 American Exports: Rangers release Carlos Bocanegra from contract; is MLS return in the cards LA Galaxy’s Bruce Arena: “I’m absolutely embarrassed at that performance” San Jose Earthquakes stunned by comeback: “I don’t think those things are supposed to happen” Sporting Kansas City manager credits team character for fight back after two “absolutely horrendous” goals DC United coach Ben Olsen blows his top after controversial 1-0 loss to Vancouver Philadelphia Union take issue with referee decision to allow late FC Dallas equalizer Tony Cascio makes opportunity count as Colorado Rapids finally get in gear in front of goal after dry spell San Jose steals a Clasico; McInerney impresses; Arrieta dazzles