Real Salt Lake News Stand: Aug. 25

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

Real Sports Live @RSL4Utah

Writer @chriskamrani joined @espn700bill & @wesleygood4utah on set to break down everything @RealSaltLake.

Real Salt Lake @RealSaltLake

Quakes have allowed 12 goals in last 4 games - 2-2 v LA, 1-1 v SEA, 0-5 v DAL & now 2-4 v PHI ... Going to be a battle at Buck Shaw Sat

Chris Kamrani @chriskamrani

Loss at FC Dallas serves as reminder for #RSL that nothing is guaranteed in claustrophobic Western Conference.

Steve Davis @SteveDavis90

Great @ESPNSoccerToday up in 1 hour. Guests = @RealSaltLake midfielder @KyleBeckerman + @ShakaHislop + @AdrianHealey

Major League Soccer @MLS

Small markets, big achievements: 



ABC 4: Real Sports Live - August 24, 2014


Real Salt Lake News & Notes Real Salt Lake coach Jeff Cassar: We just weren't good enough vs. FC Dallas

The Salt Lake Tribune: RSL reminded nothing is guaranteed in air-tight West


For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: Three things we learned from Real Salt Lake's 2-1 loss to FC Dallas

RSL Soapbox: Player ratings vs. F.C. Dallas

Real Nation: 5 Thoughts on a Loss in Big D


MLS, Other News & Notes Kick Off: Several teams post statement wins, Jermaine Jones saga finally comes to close Armchair Analyst: Splitting the defense, speed kills and other Week 24 thoughts Armchair Analyst: Can Jermaine Jones make the New England Revolution contenders in the East? Philadelphia Union 4, San Jose Earthquakes 2 | MLS Match Recap Philadelphia Union's Andrew Wenger enjoys breakout brace in crucial win San Jose Earthquakes tired, frustrated as winless streak hits four Portland Timbers 2, Seattle Sounders 4 | MLS Match Recap Seattle Sounders achieve goal of making statement with lopsided victory over Portland Timbers Portland Timbers' Caleb Porter laments latest loss to Seattle Sounders: "We didn’t do well enough" LA Galaxy 2, Vancouver Whitecaps 0 | MLS Match Recap Mauro Rosales sees positives despite debut loss with Vancouver Whitecaps: "Everyone has to believe" Robbie Keane catalyst -- unintentionally -- behind both goals in LA Galaxy's win over Vancouver Whitecaps Sporting Kansas City 0, DC United 3 | MLS Match Recap Sporting KC's Peter Vermes rips his defense "for giving up three goals" in blowout loss DC United pleased with statement win over Sporting KC, but know work is not done Columbus Crew 3, Houston Dynamo 0 | MLS Match Recap Houston Dynamo's Dominic Kinnear says conceding first "took the wind out of us" in Columbus Crew loss Cathartic team meeting pays off for Columbus Crew with second straight decisive victory New England Revolution 1, Chivas USA 0 | MLS Match Recap Lee Nguyen the winning recipe for 2014 New England Revolution as he nets another vs. Chivas USA Toronto FC 2, Chicago Fire 2 | MLS Match Recap Toronto FC unsettled after losing two starting defenders to injuries in draw with Chicago Welcome to Chicago: Robert Earnshaw scored against former side in debut for the Fire New York Red Bulls 4, Montreal Impact 2 | MLS Match Recap Still got it: Thierry Henry inspires New York Red Bulls to victory, remains undecided about future US World Cup star Jermaine Jones signs with New England Revolution as Designated Player