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    Ahead of the season finale, how can RSL get Burrito Martinez back on track?
    Sandy • <b>Burrito Martinez</b> baited a defender, and by now if you’ve watched the 30-year-old Argentine, you know that if the ensuing m...
    Updated Oct 21 2016 11:06 am   |     |   Share
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    RSL notes: A dramatic finale in Seattle, the midfield dilemma and Movsisyan’s heel
    Sandy • Before what could’ve been the first day of the last week of training during its 2016 season, <b>Jeff Cassar</b> gathered his play...
    Updated Oct 19 2016 02:57 pm   |     |   Share
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    RSL injury updates on Plata, Movsisyan and the showdown against FC Dallas
    Sandy • With the Major League Soccer’s best team coming to town this weekend, Real Salt Lake’s attacking triple threat was whittled down to just one ...
    Updated Sep 21 2016 02:21 pm   |     |   Share
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    RSL will not appeal Sunny’s suspension, says GM Craig Waibel
    Five days after the MLS Disciplinary Committee suspended Real Salt Lake center back <b>Jamison Olave</b> one game, it circled back to RSL...
    Updated Sep 13 2016 04:09 pm   |     |   Share
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    Real Salt Lake: Olave will miss Timbers game with ‘violent conduct’ suspension
    Portland, Ore. • Real Salt Lake’s center back depth, already thinned through various injuries late in the year, is about to be tested further Saturday...
    Updated Sep 09 2016 02:01 pm   |     |   Share
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    FILE - This Dec. 1, 2012, file photo shows Los Angeles Galaxy’s Landon Donovan, right, and Robbie Keane, of Ireland, celebrating their team’s 3-1 win as Houston Dynamo’s Tally Hall walks off the field after the MLS Cup championship soccer match in Carson, Calif. Donovan is gone for good, and Steven Gerrard won’t arrive for four months. Yet when the LA Galaxy begin their MLS Cup title defense Friday, March 6, 2015, this experienced championship team doesn’t plan to stumble between the tenures of their former and future scoring stars. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong,File) RSL’s reaction to Landon Donovan cutting short retirement: ‘No he did not’
    Sandy • Jordan Allen’s called Landon Donovan coach on three different occasions in the last year and change. First in New Zealand last June, when Alle...
    Updated Sep 08 2016 09:19 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Leah Hogsten  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Real Salt Lake is tied 1-1with the Colorado Rapids during their Rocky Mountain Championship Cup game at Rio Tinto Stadium Friday, August 26, 2016. RSL 18th in Forbes’ latest MLS franchise valuations
    In its fourth league-wide analysis of Major League Soccer, Forbes on Wednesday released its 2016 franchise valuations dissecting earnings from the lea...
    Updated Sep 07 2016 11:54 am   |     |   Share
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    (Steve Griffin  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)    Real Monarchs midfielder Ricardo Velazco gets tripped up by Portland Timbers 2 defender Taylor Peay at Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy, Wednesday, April 8, 2015. RSL signs Monarchs’ leading scorer Ricardo Velazco to first-team deal
    For the second time in less than a month, Real Salt Lake is tapping into its USL reserve for the stretch run of the 2016 Major League Soccer season. A...

    Updated Sep 06 2016 03:09 pm   |     |   Share
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    Michael Mangum  |  Special to the Tribune  Real Salt Lake defender Aaron Maund (21) kicks the ball downfield during their MLS match at Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy, Utah on Friday, July 22nd, 2016. Remainder of Aaron Maund’s 2016 season still to be determined
    In the hours after Real Salt Lake returned the Rocky Mountain Cup to Rio Tinto Stadium, its best defender this season posted a photo on his Twitter ac...

    Updated Aug 31 2016 12:54 pm   |     |   Share
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    RSL injury report: Sunny expected to play for Monarchs this weekend
    As soon as they collided, Real Salt Lake midfielder Sunday Stephen knew his injury was bad.  “When I touched my face, I know something was wrong,” the...
    Updated Aug 25 2016 09:12 am   |     |   Share
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    Real Salt Lake notes: Should RSL’s goal against Seattle have counted?
    Yura Movsisyan created Real Salt Lake’s only goal Sunday with a little bit of cunning. The striker lurked quietly behind Sounders goalkeeper Stefan Fr...
    Updated Aug 15 2016 01:03 pm   |     |   Share
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    Michael Mangum  |  Special to the Tribune  Real Salt Lake defender Aaron Maund (21) kicks the ball downfield during their MLS match at Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy, Utah on Friday, July 22nd, 2016. Real Salt Lake: Center back Maund out against Seattle with foot injury
    Center back Aaron Maund will not be available when Real Salt Lake visits the Seattle Sounders on Sunday. Maund did not train with the team on Friday i...
    Updated Aug 12 2016 03:24 pm   |     |   Share
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    Three takeaways from RSL's 3-1 win over the Chicago Fire
    Nick Rimando made history and Javier Morales proved that, even at age 36, he still has a little bit left in the tank. But here are three other quick t...
    Updated Aug 07 2016 01:21 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune)   RSL Technical Director Craig Waibel speaks with the media regarding the announcement of player Juan Manuel Martinez, nicknamed ’El Burrito,’ who was officially introduced as the newest player at RSL after a standout career at one of the best clubs in South America, Boca Juniors. RSL GM 'optimistic' about adding defender, midfielder after transfer window closes
    The summer transfer window will shut tonight, and Real Salt Lake officials say it will close without an announcement from the team. But RSL general ma...
    Updated Aug 03 2016 02:36 pm   |     |   Share
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    Michael Mangum  |  Special to the Tribune  Montreal Impact defender Victor Cabrera (36) intercepts a pass intended for Real Salt Lake forward Yura Movsisyan (14) at the edge of the 18-yard box during their MLS match at Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy, UT on Saturday, July 9th, 2016. Montreal stymied RSL’s attack and the match ended in a 1-1 draw. Movsisyan out, Allen questionable for RSL’s match at Philadelphia Sunday
    Sandy • Still toiling in offensive struggles, it seems Real Salt Lake could be fairly shorthanded in that department heading into this week-long East...
    Updated Jul 28 2016 01:54 pm   |     |   Share
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    San Jose Earthquakes midfielder Shea Salinas, left, and Real Salt Lake forward Devon Sandoval (49) battle for the ball during the second half of an MLS soccer match Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015, in San Jose, Calif. San Jose won 1-0. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar) RSL loans forward Devon Sandoval to NASL’s Rayo OKC for rest of 2016 season
    Sandy • A week removed from the opening of the summer transfer window, Real Salt Lake made a roster move Wednesday. A relatively unexpected one. The ...
    Updated Jul 13 2016 12:04 pm   |     |   Share
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    Four RSL players named to MLS Homegrown game roster vs. Mexico U-20s
    <b>Landon Donovan</b> ensured one of his old rivals would be well-represented on his team. Once again serving as coach, the former Majo...
    Updated Jul 12 2016 02:08 pm   |     |   Share
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    Argentina’s Lionel Messi reacts after losing 4-2 to Chile in penalty kicks during the Copa America Centenario championship soccer match, Sunday, June 26, 2016, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez) RSL stars discuss Messi’s shocking retirement from Argentina national team
    Sandy • Five days ago <b>Kyle Beckerman</b> stuck out his right hand. One by one, it was met by some of the best soccer players in the wo...
    Updated Jun 27 2016 03:54 pm   |     |   Share
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    RSL midfielder Sunday Stephen reinjures ankle in training
    Sandy • Real Salt Lake entered the month of June the healthiest its been all season. That lasted all of one day. In RSL’s first training session back...
    Updated Jun 10 2016 01:27 pm   |     |   Share
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    Real Salt Lake: RSL could use new league rule to bring up Monarchs players for Open Cup
    Sandy • A tweak to Major League Soccer’s roster rules and regulations in 2016 should surface as a talking point as MLS clubs enter the fourth round o...
    Updated Jun 10 2016 09:23 am   |     |   Share
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    RSL notes: End of the road trip, Cassar’s suspension and Wingert on Kreis
    The way <b>Craig Waibel</b> describes the arc of the longest road trip in club history isn’t surprising. How Real Salt Lake will define t...
    Updated Jun 02 2016 10:03 am   |     |   Share
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    RSL’s fourth round U.S. Open Cup match rescheduled for Tuesday, June 14
    Rio Tinto Stadium’s makeover will be unveiled sooner than initially expected. Real Salt Lake announced Friday that its fourth-round home match in t...
    Updated May 20 2016 10:18 am   |     |   Share
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    (Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune)   New RSL Designated Player Juan Manuel Martinez, nicknamed ’El Burrito,’ is unveiled to the media and officially introduced as the newest player at RSL after a standout career at one of the best clubs in South America, Boca Juniors. MLS Players Union releases biannual salary figures: Where does RSL stack up?
    Twice a year in Major League Soccer, the analyzing, bickering and speculating returns. On Thursday, the biannual release of player salaries in MLS...
    Updated May 20 2016 10:16 am   |     |   Share
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    Kyle Beckerman chips in on RSL’s ongoing rivalry with Sporting KC
    Sandy • Typically cryptic in his responses regarding the ongoing rivalry between Real Salt Lake and Sporting Kansas City, RSL captain <b>Kyle B...
    Updated May 18 2016 02:39 pm   |     |   Share
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    Nearly 10 months after last game, Chris Schuler makes his Monarchs debut
    Nine months and 24 days since his last competitive match, <b>Chris Schuler</b> finally returned to a starting lineup. The 28-year-old oft...
    Updated May 07 2016 06:21 pm   |     |   Share
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    RSL notes: No surgery for Holness, Plata progressing and Rocky Mountain Cup, Round II
    Sandy • Five weeks after collapsing to the pitch at Rio Tinto Stadium and suffering an on-field seizure, Real Salt Lake rookie <b>Omar Holness&...
    Updated May 05 2016 02:12 pm   |     |   Share
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    RSL waives midfielder Fito Ovalle
    Real Salt Lake announced Thursday that it has placed midfielder <b>Adolfo “Fito” Ovalle</b> on waivers on his 19th birthday. The RSL a...
    Updated Apr 29 2016 09:35 am   |     |   Share
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    Burrito Martinez probable vs. Houston, but Joao Plata remains sidelined
    Sandy • With his teammates battling it out against one another in Wednesday afternoon’s training session, <b>Burrito Martinez</b> stood p...
    Updated Apr 27 2016 03:48 pm   |     |   Share
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    RSL forward Joao Plata out 7-to-10 days with hip flexor/quad strain
    Sandy • <b>Joao Plata’s</b> stellar start to 2016 is now on pause. The Real Salt Lake striker suffered a Grade 1 hip flexor/quadriceps...
    Updated Apr 21 2016 01:15 pm   |     |   Share
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    RSL signs Monarchs Orozco, Brody for weekend match at Sporting KC
    Sandy • Real Salt Lake will be utilizing the extreme hardship call-up rule for this weekend’s match at Sporting Kansas City Saturday night. RSL ca...
    Updated Apr 01 2016 12:00 pm   |     |   Share