RSL News Stand: Friday, August 31, 2012

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

   Nick Rimando ‏@NickRimando
Welcome 2 Utah @EmilyMaynard. Good times at #TwilightConcert. Thanks 2 InMag #Budweiser @peoplewater & all o

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   Andy Williams ‏@bommadog
Fun night with some cool amigos @NickRimando and@jonnysteele22 @HotwifeofBomma #TwilightSeries #Utah

   SeBasTian VeLasQueZ ‏@TiaN_Futbol
Why Does Ronaldo Have To Be So Ignorant, Andres Iniesta The Best Player In Europe, I Hope He Wins Best Playe

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   Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake
W v DC Sat puts #RSL one victory away from becoming only 2nd-ever #MLS side w/ 3-straight 15-win seasons in post-shootout era (DC 2005-07)

   Sam Stejskal ‏@samstejskal
New at The Sovereign - Big night for #RSL as Tauro hosts Herediano in CCL play: A/V Club

(AUDIO) The MLS Reserves: “Off The Bench” Episode 25: Nat Borchers – August 30, 2012

(AUDIO) ExtraTime Radio Podcast – August 30, 2012

(AUDIO) Real Nation: Podcast: 3 Matches, DC, and Nottingham Forest

(VIDEO) The Daily 8/30, DeRo scores No.100, Goats come back from 3-0 down, LA defeats Puerto Rico


RSL In The News Rimando a rock for RSL during occasionally turbulent 2012

Deseret News: Real Salt Lake still trying to clean up its act as D.C. United visits

Soccer By Ives: MLS Spotlight: RSL captain Beckerman plays balancing act in trying to lead club
Soccer America: Three MLS clubs on course to advance MLS Preview: Real Salt Lake - D.C. United Herediano moves atop CCL group with win BYU students invested in Real Salt Lake


For The Fans, By The Fans

RSL Soccer Talk: RSL Battles for More National TV Coverage
Under The Crossbar: CCL possibilities, unknown quantities provide fear, doubt
Under The Crossbar: Power Rankings Overview: Pained RSL find spot slipping with poor form


MLS & Other News & Notes Starting XI: Health concerns paramount as playoffs loom

NBC Sports: ProSoccerTalk: MLS in CONCACAF Champions League; where they stand
NBC Sports: ProSoccerTalk: ProSoccerTalk’s daily soccer re-set
Soccer America: MLS scoreboard Friday MLS Forecast: Week 24 - Planning for the future as the present unfolds


Scouting Report: D.C. United

NBC Sports: ProSoccerTalk: Here is Dwayne De Rosario scoring over and over and over again
NBC Sports: ProSoccerTalk: Drilling down on: at D.C. United 2, New York 2 DC Notebook: DeLeon at heart of record-setting night vs. NY DeRo, Bernier headline Canada roster for World Cup quals