Real Salt Lake News Stand: Dec. 19

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

 Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

VIDEO: #RSL welcomes 3rd head coach @jeffcassar as 10th season prep begins … …

 jeff cassar ‏@jeffcassar

WOW! I'm very humbled by all the tweets of support ! Much more to come but I have to board a plane back home to SLC #801

 Nat Borchers ‏@natborchers

Congrats to @jeffcassar! No one knows this team and its potential as well as he does. Looking forward to next season. #RSLFamily

 Nick Rimando ‏@NickRimando

@jeffcassar knows the players, the system, & most important what's excepted at #RSL . Excited for our new journey with a very deserving Man.

 Chris Wingert ‏@wingert17

Congrats to our new head coach @jeffcassar! Looking forward to another great year at #RSL

 Robbie Findley ‏@RobbieFindley

Congrats to @jeffcassar on being selected the new head coach for RSL! #Believe

 Lovel Palmer ‏@lovelpalmer7

What better man to be @RealSaltLake head coach than a man who spent all his time learning for @JasonKreis respect and congrats @jeffcassar

 Chris Kamrani ‏@chriskamrani

ICYMI: The Tribune's story on @RealSaltLake tabbing Jeff Cassar as its new face in the post-Kreis era. 

 James Edward ‏@DesNewsReal

In 2007, Kreis called buddy Cassar and asked if he'd leave FCD to join RSL. 20K tampering fine followed - but continues to be $ well spent

 Dana Greene ‏@dana_greene

RSL team president Bill Manning discusses hiring of Jeff Cassar as new head coach.  @RealSaltLake @RSL4Utah

 Major League Soccer ‏@MLS

What the hiring of @jeffcassar says about culture, continuity & the @RealSaltLake way: 


Multimedia RSL Family, Welcome our New Head Coach Jeff Cassar

ABC 4: Jeff Cassar named new RSL head coach

ESPN 700: RSL President Bill Manning on The Bill & Hans Show

ESPN 700: Brian Dunseth on The Bill & Hans Show


Real Salt Lake News & Notes Real Salt Lake names Jeff Cassar head coach

The Salt Lake Tribune: Jeff Cassar named RSL’s new coach

Deseret News: RSL tabs Jeff Cassar as new head coach in place of Jason Kreis RSL names Jeff Cassar head coach

KUTV: Real Salt Lake promotes Cassar to head coach

FOX 13: Real Salt Lake announces new head coach Real Salt Lake promote longtime assistant Jeff Cassar to replace departed head coach Jason Kreis Armchair Analyst: Culture, continuity and the Real Salt Lake way Real Salt Lake promotes Cassar to head coach

Fox Soccer: Cassar replaces Kreis as RSL coach

Soccer By Ives: RSL promote assistant Cassar to head coach


For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: RSL names Jeff Cassar new head coach

Real Nation: RSL appoints Jeff Cassar as head coach


MLS, Other News & Notes DC United add Fabian Espindola, Toronto FC select Dwayne De Rosario in Stage 2 of MLS Re-Entry Draft Montreal Impact name former Chicago Fire boss Frank Klopas as head coach European experience, MLS knowledge: Montreal Impact seek best of both worlds from Frank Klopas Commentary: Chitown icon Frank Klopas abandons the familiar with surprise move to Montreal Impact DC United general manager Dave Kasper calls Eddie Johnson trade “really a big coup for the club” Chicago Fire sign veteran forward Chris Rolfe to new contract Carlos Valdes’ agent says he wants to play in Colombia in 2014, but Philadelphia Union have final say after exercising option FC Dallas in final stages of coaching search, hope to name manager this week American Exports: Aron Johannsson snaps drought with brace in AZ’s Dutch Cup win