RSL News Stand: Monday, October 31, 2011

The Monday edition of the RSL News Stand recaps a wild weekend in the MLS Playoffs and starts to look ahead to Wednesday’s second leg of the Western Conference Semifinals between the Claret-and-Cobalt and Sounders FC…


News Stand “A/V Club”

Standard-Examiner (Photo Gallery): Real Salt Lake defeats Seattle Sounders 3 – 0 at Rio Tinto Stadium in Salt Lake City on Saturday, Oct. 29, 2011 (VIDEO): The Daily – Mon, Oct 31


RSL/MLS News and Headlines

The Salt Lake Tribune: Soccer: Real Salt Lake in driver’s seat headed to Seattle

Deseret News: ‘Big game’ experience gives Real Salt Lake a big advantage RSL takes first half of semifinal stint Top 50 MLS Cup Moments: #21 Moved To Tears Kick Off: NYRB’s Backe confident of a win in LA Monday Postgame: Fiery conference semis ignite playoffs Monday MLS Breakdown: Playoff pressure exposes lack of composure during wild weekend Know your Major League Soccer – Five things we learned from four weekend playoff matches

Soccer America: Donovan on Red Bulls: ‘I’ve not played against a cheaper team’

The News Tribune: Reeling Sounders calculate their deficit

The News Tribune: Sounders must win big on Wednesday

Bleacher Report: MLS Playoffs: Western Bracket Quarterfinal Previews

SB Nation: Seattle Sounders vs. Real Salt Lake, 2011 MLS Cup Playoffs: Only Injuries Give Seattle Hope

Torn By Sports: Real Salt Lake Defeats Seattle Sounders 3-0: Leads Series

Prost Amerika: Sounders Fans on the Edge of Despair Playoff Recap: Round One