RSL News Stand: Sunday, April 22, 2012

Close out Week 7 of MLS play today at 4:00 p.m. MT, when D.C. United hosts the New York Red Bulls, live on ESPN2


#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

   Kacy Hill@Kacy222

@RealSaltLake so impressed with the class shown by our coach and players. Heart & passion. Never more proud to be an RSL fan. #RSLTID #PRIDE

   Brian Gutierrez@ThighOfBri

Nothing but respect to #RSL boys. Played with hard even when chips were down. Showed grit, attitude this community identifies w/. #RSLTID

   Robert Jonas@robertjonas

Wow, that was a world-class goal from @RealSaltLake's Kyle Beckerman. #SJvRSL

   Ridge Mahoney@ridgemax

RSL's innovative 4-4-0 formation so far has the Quakes stymied. Doubt SJ has seen this latest tactical wrinkle by Kreis.


RSL News Stand “A/V Club”

(VIDEO) Match highlights – SJ  3 : 1  RSL

(VIDEO) San Jose hands nine-man RSL second straight loss

(AUDIO) Match highlights – SJ  3 : 1  RSL


San Jose  3 : 1  Real Salt Lake

The Salt Lake Tribune: Soccer: Short-handed RSL falls 3-1 at San Jose

The Salt Lake Tribune: RSL: Angry coach Jason Kreis nearly walks out of loss to San Jose

The Salt Lake Tribune (RSL blog): Coach Jason Kreis questions red cards given to RSL in loss at San Jose

Deseret News: Two ejections cost RSL in loss to San Jose Recap: SJ leave it late but top 9-man RSL to take West lead Kreis: RSL close to pulling off heroic result at San Jose MatchCenter – SJ  3 : 1  RSL Earthquakes ensure Yallop’s 100th MLS win memorable RSL “Post-it Notes” at SJ Earthquakes RSL Quote Sheet – SJ  3 : 1  RSL San Jose 3 – 1 Real Salt Lake – ‘Quakes leave it late against nine-man RSL

Associated Press ( Earthquakes beat RSL to top West

Sports Network: San Jose leaves it late to down nine-man RSL

San Francisco Chronicle: MLS wakes up to the buzz of the Quakes – San Jose go top

RSL Soapbox: Real Salt Lake 1 – San Jose Earthquakes 3 – Post-match thoughts

SB Nation: Short-handed RSL has no answer for Quakes in stoppage time

Real Nation: Referee gifts Earthquakes win over RSL

Under the Crossbar: Red is the color of my true love’s … card?

Center Line Soccer: Earthquakes take first in West with 3-1 win over nine-man RSL


MLS/U.S. Soccer News and Notes MatchCenters:


NBC Sports ProSoccerTalk: Landon Donovan, marching steadily up the MLS goal-scoring chart

Prost Amerika: All three Cascadian sides move up points per game table