RSL Gameday News Stand: Saturday, October 29, 2011

Today’s Gameday Edition of the RSL News Stand is like an overstuffed bag of leaves bursting at the seams with previews of the Claret-and-Cobalt’s Western Conference Semifinal Series opener, highlighted by oodles of content from our friends at …


RSL News Stand “A/V Club”

(VIDEO) 2011 Postseason Preview – Real Salt Lake (YouTube version)

(VIDEO) RSL Ready for Leg One

(VIDEO) MLS Cup Playoffs Sit-Down – Jason Kreis (YouTube version)

(VIDEO) The Daily Extra – Friday, October 28

(VIDEO) Neagle, Parke optimistic for first leg

(AUDIO) Chris Wingert on the “Bill & Spence” Show – Friday, October 28

(AUDIO) ExtraTime Radio podcast – Friday, October 28

(VIDEO) Match Preview: Playoffs at Salt Lake

(VIDEO) Scouting Report: Playoffs at Salt Lake


Real Salt Lake v. Seattle Sounders FC – 8:00 p.m. MT kickoff

The Salt Lake Tribune: Series with Seattle a clash of opposing tactics

Deseret News: Real Salt Lake ready for new ‘mini season’ beginning with Seattle

Deseret News: Real Salt Lake gameday

The Standard-Examiner: Beckerman returns to battle Sounders The many faces of Fabian EspÍndola Head-to-Head Breakdown: Real Salt Lake vs. Seattle RSL-Sounders clash a chess match at Rio Tinto Starting XI: Top 11 questions heading into playoff weekend Preview – Real Salt Lake v. Seattle, Leg One Seattle’s Neagle ready to step in for injured Rosales RSL Match Preview & Notes v. Seattle Sounders FC

Seattle Times: Better offense might make different in playoffs this year for Sounders FC

Seattle Times (Sounders FC blog): Playing on the road: go for the win or play conservatively?

Seattle Times (Sounders FC blog): Rosales won’t travel for Saturday’s road leg at Real Salt Lake

The News-Tribune (Tacoma, WA): Sounders say they won’t be postseason pushovers

The News-Tribune (Sounders FC blog): Cold? Elevation? And Mauro Rosales didn’t travel

The Sporting News: Kyle Beckerman back just in time

The Sporting News: Margin for error in MLS playoffs razor thin Galarcep: West’s ‘other’ matchup will be round’s big story

STATS INC: Sounders-Real Salt Lake preview

The Sports Network: RSL hopes to end struggles in playoff tilt vs. Seattle

Soccer By Ives: MLS playoff notes: Rosales ruled out for first leg, Smith tears ACL and more

Soccer By Ives: MLS Conference Semifinals: A look ahead

Soccer By Ives: SBI staff’s MLS playoff predictions

SB Nation: Western Conference Semifinals set to kick off in Salt Lake City

SB Nation: Real Salt Lake vs. Seattle Sounders FC: Sounders dominant late in games

Sounder at Heart: Sounders at Salt Lake Leg One – Projected lineups, statistics

World Soccer Reader: Seattle-Real Salt Lake preview: Can Jason Kreis find his team’s “On” switch? MLS Cup Playoffs Conference Semifinals analysis and predictions

Center Line Soccer: 2011 MLS Cup Playoffs: Quarterfinal pairings feature intriguing matchups …