Real Salt Lake News Stand: March 7

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

Chris Kamrani ‏@chriskamrani

In today's Tribune: Profile on 20-year-old Luis Gil as the @RealSaltLake midfielder seems on the cusp of stardom.

Deseret News: Sports ‏@desnewssports

Real Salt Lake: Expectations remain high for #RSL heading into 2014 season …

Major League Soccer ‏@MLS

Another season, another round of #MLSInsider. WATCH:

stayskull ‏@samstejskal

#RSL's Jeff_Attinella1 and Cole Grossman end preseason the way they started: With The Real World. Watch here: … #RSL

Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

#RSL preview from @goalUSA :: Cassar limiting change in Salt Lake :: …


Multimedia The Real World | Tucson Confessional with Cole Grossman & Jeff Attinella Twenty Penalties, One Champion | MLS Insider Presented by Adidas March to the Match Podcast: 2014 MVP will be one of Obafemi Martins, Robbie Keane, Will Johnson


Real Salt Lake News & Notes Saborio scores in Costa Rica's 2-1 win over Paraguay The soccer community loses one of their finest in Jersey native Stan "Stosh" Koziol

The Salt Lake Tribune: Luis Gil is on the cusp of stardom

Deseret News: Expectations remain high for RSL Jeff Cassar limiting change at Real Salt Lake RSL 2014 Season Preview


For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: RSL Soapbox season preview, part one: Jeff Cassar and important factors for RSL

RSL Soapbox: Following referee lockout, immediate MLS matches to feature replacements

RSL Soapbox: Saborio nets classic Sabo goal in 2-1 win for Costa Rica


MLS, Other News & Notes Kick Off: The wait is finally over – Major League Soccer's 19th season is just hours from kicking off Pablo Mastroeni still in charge of Colorado Rapids, with one eye on permanent spot other on opener New England Revolution manager Jay Heaps outlines All-Star path for team MVP Diego Fagundez Tim Cahill set to play in season opener for New York Red Bulls, but Thierry Henry's status unclear Central Winger: Digging deeper on secondary pass – which players make life easier for teammates? New York Red Bulls ink Cameroon international Ambroise Oyongo and pair of second-round picks Jeff Bradley: Broadcaster Phil Schoen recalls the first memorable call in MLS history Vancouver Whitecaps excited to make offensive waves in 2014 with young, versatile attack Vancouver Whitecaps' Nigel Reo-Coker gushes over Matias Laba: "He's a very good footballer" With most questions answered in preseason, Portland Timbers preparations shift to mental game LA Galaxy's new forward Samuel getting comfortable with other weapons in attack Sporting Kansas City say they're ready for brutal schedule of games to open season Seattle Sounders' Sigi Schmid: Returning star Clint Dempsey shouldn't be expected to be "magic man" With focus directed toward club success, FC Dallas' Blas Perez primed for breakout season DC United sign USMNT forward Eddie Johnson to Designated Player contract Journeyman defender Heath Pearce finds new home with Montreal Impact

ESPN FC: MLS equals MLB in popularity with kids

ESPN FC: MLS 2014 Preview: Can Toronto's star trio live up to the hype?