RSL News Stand: Thursday, August 23, 2012

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

   Branden Steineckert ‏@801PUNX
Mother nature is a @RealSaltLake fan!! #ClaretandCobalt  View photo

   Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake
VIDEO: #RSL "Chasing the Crown" part 6 ...// … ... #CCL

   Kwame Watson-Siriboe ‏@Kwamekazi
Just landed safely in philly. Long and tiring direct flight.

   Bill Riley ‏@espn700bill
@RealSaltLake fans if you missed HC Jason Kreis today on@ESPN700 here he is  Interesting stuff on Beckerman & his team

   Rob Gray ‏@the_robio
I learned at last nights @realsaltlake match that if you get hurt, have someone pump your legs

   Sondra C. ‏@Sondra27
Just watched the broadcast from last night. Man, I love this game/team. Happy to hear our cheers & chants coming through on the TV. #RSL

   Randi Petersen ‏@randazzle18
It was a pretty good night. #RSL #CONCACAF #winning#cottoncandyfordinner @realsaltlake


RSL News Stand “A/V Club”

(AUDIO) ESPN700Sports: RSL Head Coach Jason Kreis on the “Bill and Hans Show” – August 22, 2012

(VIDEO) Not Goal of the Week: Week 24

(VIDEO) The Daily 8/22 - RSL Rolls in CCL, CHI on Fire, Brawls and Punishment

(VIDEO) Chasing the Crown: RSL in the CCL, Group Stage Part 6

(PHOTO) Real Nation: Tauro FC – Aug 21, 2012


RSL News & Notes RSL's defense stands strong in CCL victory Tactical Rehash: RSL 2-Tauro 0

The Salt Lake Tribune: Real Salt Lake upbeat after CONCACAF Champions League win 10-man Real Salt Lake earns huge Champions League victory over Tauro FC

RSL Soapbox: Real Salt Lake dominates in 2-0 win over Tauro FC - match thoughts and highlights

Real Nation: Looking Ahead in CONCACAF Part 1


Scouting Report: Philadelphia Union Union's Hackworth: Adu needs to produce every game Hoppenot ready for battle Mixed feelings despite point

PhillySoccer: “Must-win,” pushing Freddy, beIN Sports buys rights to USMNT away WCQs, more news Philadelphia Union prepare for 'must-win' home game against Real Salt Lake Union look to exploit tired Real Salt Lake


MLS & Other News and Notes

NBC Sports: ProSoccerTalk: ProSoccerTalk’s daily soccer re-set

NBC Sports: ProSoccerTalk: New North American referee chief says things not so bad

NBC Sports: ProSoccerTalk: Field level look from Azteca (Not to worry, the U.S. still wins!)

Soccer By Ives: SBI MLS Power Rankings: Week 24


Match Highlights

CLB 2-1 TOR 

DC 4-2 CHI