Latest News

Rusnák and Rubio Make Team of the Week

On the heels of a dramatic 4-3 victory over San Jose Earthquakes, Real Salt Lake had two players named to’s Team of the Week for Week 25 of the regular season. Captain Albert Rusnák was selected as a starter and Rubio Rubin earned himself a place on the bench.

Rusnak contributed a goal and two assists, while also setting up Rubin’s second goal of the night. Meanwhile, Rubin netted a brace, including the team’s game-winning goal in the 81st minute.

Below is’s full Team of the Week for Week 25 lined up in a 3-4-3 formation:

F: Ola Kamara (DC), Josef Martinez (ATL), Romell Quioto (MTL)

M: Johnny Russell (SKC), Javier “Chofis” Lopez (SJ), Albert Rusnak (RSL), Jader Obrian (DAL)

D: Christian Makoun (MIA), Alan Franco (ATL), Jonathan Mensah (CLB)

GK: Michael Nelson (HOU)

Bench: Bill Hamid (DC), Jose Cifuentes (LAFC), Sebastian Blanco (POR), Djordje Mihailovic (MTL), Jesus Medina (NYC), Ezequiel Barco (ATL), Rubio Rubin (RSL)

Coach: Peter Vermes (SKC)

Real Salt Lake returns to Rio Tinto Stadium this Saturday, September 18 to face Seattle Sounders at 7:30 p.m. MT. The match can be viewed live locally on KMYU and on the KSL TV app and ESPN700 radio.