Real Salt Lake News Stand: July 22

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

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#RSL Capt @KyleBeckerman playing dual "destroyer/metronome" role to perfection for #USMNT, say Mix / EJ & SLV boss: …

 Matt Montgomery ‏@TheCrossbarRSL

Consistent inexperienced referee selection for MLS, RSL matches raises questions  via @rslsoapbox

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WATCH: full post-game press conference for #RSL boss Jason Kreis: …

 Eduardo Mendez ‏@Mendez_FC

My @MLS Top 5: 1. #RSL 2. #SKC 3. #Timbers 4. #LAGalaxy 5. #VWFC. Kept @RealSaltLake atop. Hard to punish them after that debacle.

 Wes Brown ‏@wesbadia

A bit of consolation for the #RSLvSKC match: #RSL academy wins championship. It's a bright future …



KUTV: Person 2 Person: Kyle Beckerman

Pro Soccer Talk: Gold Cup Highlights, U.S.A. vs. El Salvador: Counting down the U.S.’s goals


Real Salt Lake News & Notes Beckerman, Beltran & Rimando advance in Gold Cup; Saborio ousted Real Salt Lake-Arizona U-16's win Academy Championship Gold Cup: USMNT laud contributions of Kyle Beckerman, “the Peyton Manning of soccer” Monday Postgame: A look back at the battle royale between Real Salt Lake and Sporting Kansas City

The Salt Lake Tribune: Chris Wingert suspended for game against New York

Deseret News: Real Salt Lake recovering from physical loss, need to move on

Pro Soccer Talk: Chris Wingert’s hit on Kei Kamara wasn’t a red card, but it should have been


For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: Referee selection for RSL matches raises questions

From the Upper Deck: Crunching the Numbers: KC edition


MLS, Other News & Notes Kick Off: USMNT make Gold Cup semis after humbling El Salvador in Baltimore Gold Cup: With each game, Landon Donovan proving himself indispensable once again to USMNT Landon Donovan wears his sunglasses wherever he wants, Mr. Referee | THE SIDELINE Gold Cup: Andy Najar nets first int'l goal as Honduras top Costa Rica to book semi with USMNT Gold Cup: USMNT Player Ratings in 5-1 rout of El Salvador Jeff Bradley: Enjoy the scoreline vs. El Salvador? USMNT also showed it can take one on the chin Gold Cup: Shades of '04 for USMNT goalscorer Eddie Johnson, who admits to nerves off bench

The Guardian: USA in the Gold Cup and MLS week 21: Five things we learned

ESPN FC: U.S. rolls past El Salvador, into semis

ESPN FC: Klinsmann, players elated with U.S. progress

ESPN FC: Donovan shines again for U.S. in Gold Cup US 5-1 El Salvador: Rout lifts Americans into Gold Cup semifinals Landon Donovan proves he belongs as U.S. routs El Salvador Three thoughts on the U.S.’ five-goal rout of El Salvador U.S. scores five goals to beat El Salvador in Gold Cup quarters

Pro Soccer Talk: Major League Soccer Week in Review – Round 21

Pro Soccer Talk: Gold Cup: Honduras into semifinals, set to face U.S. after eliminating Costa Rica

Pro Soccer Talk: Looking forward, United States in good shape for Gold Cup’s final rounds

Pro Soccer Talk: What we learned from Sunday’s U.S. quarterfinal Gold Cup win over El Salvador

Pro Soccer Talk: United States Man of the Match vs. El Salvador: Landon Donovan

Pro Soccer Talk: Landon Donovan’s goal, three assists lead United States past El Salvador