Real Salt Lake News Stand: Oct. 1

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

Nat Borchers ‏@natborchers

Sweet dreams #RSLfamily. A fantastic opportunity awaits us. Looking forward to seeing you all tomorrow night.

Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

#RSL Nation: LET'S. DO. THIS. #USOC100 Final. 7p MT at #RioT. Arrive EARLY, wear RED, #BELIEVE!

Lovel Palmer ‏@lovelpalmer7

Celebrating @joaoplata10 #usoc semifinal game winner with @tian_futbol onto the finals we go…

Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

MUST-WATCH: #RSL "Chasing the Crown" Part I: … .. #USOC100 pursuit, go inside locker room / charter from 1-0 W at VAN

Brian Straus ‏@BrianStraus

About time this saw the light of day. Part 1 of a long, enlightening conversation with Jason Kreis: #RSL …


Multimedia Chasing the Crown | RSL in the USOC Final, Part 1 Video: Kreis, Borchers and Morales preview Tuesday's Open Cup Final RSL vs DC United | USOC Final - Match Preview Real Salt Lake vs. D.C. United US Open Cup Preview | The Scouting Report

ExtraTime Radio: Coaches' Corner - Jason Kreis (RSL), Caleb Porter (POR) VIDEO: LA Galaxy's Robbie Keane scores skillful, trick shot goal in training | SIDELINE Vote now for the AT&T MLS Goal of the Week: Week 31


Real Salt Lake News & Notes Preview: RSL v. DC United Third time's the charm? RSL looks to win USOC at home

The Salt Lake Tribune: RSL looks to lift first U.S. Open Cup trophy

Deseret News: Past heartbreaks should keep RSL focused in US Open Cup final vs. DC United Real Salt Lake continues its Open Cup quest Tuesday, hosts D.C. United in final

The Guardian: DC United look to salvage poor season in US Open Cup final against RSL Real Salt Lake vs. DC United | US Open Cup Final Preview US Open Cup: Real Salt Lake-DC United final a reminder of how fast things change in MLS US Open Cup: Underdog DC United ready to go for broke vs. Real Salt Lake with "not a lot to lose" Real Salt Lake coach Jason Kreis discusses molding players and the RSL way

Pro Soccer Talk: U.S. Open Cup preview: Real Salt Lake and D.C. United compete for domestic soccer’s oldest crown

Pro Soccer Talk: Domestic soccer treble? Odds say “unlikely,” but Real Salt Lake has the chance at something very special

Pro Soccer Talk: Where would a D.C. United win rank in U.S. Open Cup final upsets? Thomas Floyd: D.C. United carries curious duality into Open Cup final

Prost Amerika: Silverware. Silverware. It's Cup Final time in Salt Lake City

Soccer By Ives: SBI MLS Rookie of the Week: Devon Sandoval


For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: RSL with unique opportunity to win another trophy — and a first at home

RSL Perspective: Why the US Open Cup matters, and matters so much to Real Salt Lake

Real Nation: Previewing the Final

RSL Soapbox: Training Notes: Saturday's win puts Kreis in difficult selection position

RSL Soapbox: MLS Week 30 Power Ranking Overview


MLS, Other News & Notes Kick Off: Countdown begins to 100th US Open Cup Final between Real Salt Lake, DC United Dominic Oduro becomes first Columbus Crew player to be voted MLS Player of the Week in 2013 Colorado Rapids trusting youth in playoff push: "You cannot exclude them from the responsibility" Tim Cahill relishes hero role for New York Red Bulls: "You play for moments like this" Despite ugly collision, Chivas USA's Dan Kennedy calls Steven Lenhart "a guy I'd want on my team" Stalled-out LA Galaxy know the score: "There's not much time left," admits Robbie Keane Chicago Fire can't dwell on more blown points: "There's no time to cry or feel bad for ourselves" Richard Eckersley confused with latest benching, hoping to stick with Toronto FC beyond this season Orlando City announce crucial votes for new stadium funding to begin next week American Exports: Zarek Valentin named Man of the Match as Bodo/Glimt clinch promotion

Soccer by Ives: Timbers notes: Another unbeaten month, Jewsbury solidifies RB position, and more

Soccer by Ives: SBI MLS Team of the Week: Philadelphia Union

Soccer by Ives: SBI MLS Player of the Week: Tim Cahill

Pro Soccer Talk: Portland Timbers, New York Red Bulls learning to faithfully grind out results

Pro Soccer Talk: Weekly MLS rankings

Pro Soccer talk: United States roster falling to pieces ahead of remaining 2014 World Cup qualifiers MLS Wrap: Sizing up the Supporters Shield, playoff races