SANDY, Utah – Real Salt Lake will participate in a team introduction at Scheels in Sandy, Utah on Tuesday, March 18. The event will be held at the Scheels located at 11282 South State Street from 3:30-4:45 p.m. MT. The event is free and is the only full-team public appearance scheduled for the 2014 season.
The highlight of Real Week 2014, the team introduction at Scheels will officially present the entire 2014 Real Salt Lake player roster and its newly appointed coaching staff ahead of the Claret-and-Cobalt’s home opener against LA Galaxy at Rio Tinto Stadium on March 22. Following the official team presentation, the players and coaches will be available for autograph signings for the rest of the event. A 2014 primary jersey signed by the team and an official 2014 FIFA World Cup soccer ball signed by RSL internationals Captain Kyle Beckerman, GK Nick Rimando and FW Alvaro Saborio will be auctioned off to fans. All proceeds from the auctions will go to the Sandy Club – a safe place for boys and girls.
Real Week will kick off next Monday, March 17 and will include a full week of events leading up to the Claret-and-Cobalt’s March 22 home opener against Western Conference rival LA Galaxy at 2:00 p.m. MT at Rio Tinto Stadium. A full Real Week schedule will be released in the coming days. RSL will also play this Saturday, taking on San Jose Earthquakes at 8:30 p.m. MT on ABC 4. Tickets to the Claret-and-Cobalt home opener can be purchased at the Rio Tinto Stadium box office, over the phone at 801-727-2700 or online at //www.realsaltlake.com/tickets.