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    Los Angeles Galaxy’s Landon Donovan acknowledges the fans after an MLS soccer match against the Orlando City FC Sunday, Sept. 11, 2016, in Carson, Calif. The Galaxy won 4-2. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong) Jeff Cassar ‘cautiously optimistic’ RSL can sign Donovan
    They’ve run hot, cold and lukewarm at times, but it appears contract discussions with <b>Landon Donovan</b> certainly aren’t on the frigi...
    Updated Jan 18 2017 02:23 pm   |     |   Share
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    RSL drafts goalkeeper Andrew Putna in third round of MLS SuperDraft
    Owner of four total picks in the third and fourth rounds of the 2017 MLS SuperDraft Tuesday, Real Salt Lake decided to just utilize one in the end. T...
    Updated Jan 17 2017 01:09 pm   |     |   Share
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    RSL well represented on latest U.S. U-20 camp roster
    Real Salt Lake continues to be represented quite well in the U.S. youth national team picture. A trio of RSL first-teamers were again named to the...
    Updated Jan 15 2017 11:03 am   |     |   Share
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    Sources: Return to RSL could be in the cards for Liverpool forward Brooks Lennon
    Real Salt Lake has been linked with some high-profile attacking talents this offseason in eventual Designated Player signing <b>Albert Rusnák&l...
    Updated Jan 11 2017 04:33 pm   |     |   Share
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    |  Courtesy  Renderings of RSL’s new practice facility in Herriman. Herriman complex moving ‘full-tilt’ says RSL owner Dell Loy Hansen
    Sandy • With a club scarf identical to the one his general manager, head coach and brand new Designated Player each had draped on their shoulders, Re...
    Updated Jan 06 2017 08:14 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Rick Egan  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)    Real Salt Lake owner Dell Loy Hansen talks about Albert Rusnak, along with  General Manager, Craig Waibel, Friday, January 6, 2017. Real Salt Lake: New RSL midfielder Albert Rusnák introduced as team’s next ‘first class No. 10’
    Sandy • The star of the show Friday morning had to speak up a bit. As his new boss, Real Salt Lake owner Dell Loy Hansen, clutched the microphone, spe...
    Updated Jan 06 2017 02:58 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune)   Real Salt Lake goalkeeper Nick Rimando (18) gets a hand in to block a shot in the final minutes of the game as Real Salt Lake hosts Sporting KC in MLS soccer at Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy, Sunday, Oct. 16, 2016. RSL’s Nick Rimando named to USMNT January camp roster
    <b>Bruce Arena’s</b> first national team camp roster in his second run as U.S. men’s national team boss has been released. And for the fi...
    Updated Jan 05 2017 11:49 am   |     |   Share
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    Slovakia’s Albert Rusnak and Austria’s Karim Onisiwo, from left, challenge for the ball during an international friendly soccer match between Austria and Slovakia in Vienna, Austria, Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2016. (AP Photo/Ronald Zak) Report: RSL finalizes move for FC Groningen midfielder Albert Rusnak
    Real Salt Lake appears to be closing in on its new attacking midfielder. A report from <i>Fox Sports Netherlands</i> Wednesday stated ...
    Updated Jan 04 2017 04:48 pm   |     |   Share
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    Dutch club FC Groningen says transfer agreement reached with RSL on midfielder Rusnak
    Is Real Salt Lake close to finalizing a deal for its newest No. 10? If statements from Dutch club FC Groningen are accurate, it would certainly seem ...
    Updated Jan 03 2017 12:18 pm   |     |   Share
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    Monarchs sign former RSL midfielder Sebastian Velasquez
    As Real Salt Lake continues to revamp its roster during the offseason, its USL affiliate, Real Monarchs, is doing the same. On Monday, the Monarchs a...
    Updated Jan 02 2017 05:12 pm   |     |   Share
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    Slovakia’s Albert Rusnak and Austria’s Karim Onisiwo, from left, challenge for the ball during an international friendly soccer match between Austria and Slovakia in Vienna, Austria, Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2016. (AP Photo/Ronald Zak) Could Landon Donovan really sign with Real Salt Lake?
    Major League Soccer’s offseason hot stove appears to be heating up around Real Salt Lake. Several reports circulating have linked RSL not only with ...
    Updated Dec 30 2016 09:29 am   |     |   Share
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    (Leah Hogsten  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Real Salt Lake midfielder Javier Morales (11) battles Colorado Rapids midfielder Shkelzen Gashi (11). 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. Following his dramatic exit from RSL, Javier Morales signs with FC Dallas
    <b>Javier Morales</b> is staying in Major League Soccer, and on a more fascinating level, the Western Conference. On Tuesday, FC Dalla...
    Updated Dec 27 2016 12:23 pm   |     |   Share
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    GM Craig Waibel expects RSL to be active in free agency market
    Craig Waibel expects to have contact with at least three potential targets within the first 10 minutes of this year’s free agency period. The 37 play...
    Updated Dec 13 2016 03:12 pm   |     |   Share
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    Michael Mangum  |  Special to the Tribune  Real Salt Lake goalkeeper Jeff Attinella (24) tips the ball into the crossbar for a save during the first half of their match against Orlando City FC at Rio Tinto Stadium on Saturday, July 4, 2015. RSL announces who is, isn’t protected ahead of MLS Expansion Draft
    Major League Soccer’s extensive roster rulebook has been known to cause its share of headaches. Ahead of Tuesday’s 2016 MLS Expansion Draft, the comp...
    Updated Dec 12 2016 12:08 pm   |     |   Share
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    Michael Mangum  |  Special to the Tribune  Seattle Sounders defender Joevin Jones (33) and Real Salt Lake forward Burrito Martinez (7) jockey for posession during their U.S. Open Cup match at Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy, UT on Tuesday, June 28th, 2016. The match ended in a 1-1 draw with Seattle advancing after winning in a penalty kick shootout. RSL’s already-eventful offseason now has more intrigue
    Eventful, right? Real Salt Lake’s offseason has already been filled with its share of twists and turns. » <b>Javier Morales</b> held...
    Updated Dec 08 2016 10:30 am   |     |   Share
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    Citing family reasons, Burrito Martinez says he’s asked to be released from RSL
    <b>Juan Manuel Martinez</b> stood on the pavement a few feet from the grass inside Rio Tinto Stadium last August speaking comfortably abo...
    Updated Dec 07 2016 01:39 pm   |     |   Share
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    RSL promotes Monarchs coach Juarez to first-team staff, parts ways with Richie Williams
    Two years ago <b>Freddy Juarez</b> served as a coach for Real Salt Lake’s burgeoning Arizona-based academy. Now, he’s part of the club’s ...
    Updated Dec 06 2016 12:33 pm   |     |   Share
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    RSL unveils its 2017 preseason schedule
    The offseason morphs into the 2017 preseason in just 52 days. On Thursday, Real Salt Lake announced its plans for the upcoming month-long preseason...
    Updated Dec 01 2016 03:15 pm   |     |   Share
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    Real Salt Lake Jamison Olave leaves the field after receiving a red card during the second half of an MLS soccer match against the Portland Timbers on Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2015, in Sandy, Utah. The Timbers won 1-0. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer) Veteran RSL defender Jamison Olave announces he won’t return in 2017
    Real Salt Lake is indeed getting younger. A week after the controversial exit of midfield star <b>Javier Morales</b>, another aging RS...
    Updated Nov 14 2016 03:24 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Leah Hogsten  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Real Salt Lake assistant coach Jeff Cassar was named RSL’s third head coach in the franchise’s 10-year history, Thursday, December 19, 2013. Cassar becomes emotional, thanking former coach Jason Kreis for his mentoring for the past 7 years. The hiring comes less than two weeks after Kreis, Cassar’s close friend and confidant, left RSL to accept the coaching position at MLS expansion club New York City FC. RSL notes: Cassar’s contract, offseason roster plan and Herriman update
    Sandy • <b>Craig Waibel</b> and <b>Jeff Cassar</b> sat side-by-side inside Real Salt Lake’s media room Thursday morning and s...
    Updated Nov 10 2016 02:26 pm   |     |   Share
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    Javier Morales: ‘I’m not retiring and I am not leaving because I want to’
    Less than a week after taking to Twitter to announce his departure from Real Salt Lake after a decade as the club’s primary playmaker, <b>Javie...
    Updated Nov 09 2016 03:36 pm   |     |   Share
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    Now that Javier Morales has waved goodbye, what’s next for RSL?
    The imprint left behind was always going to be immeasurable. It’s just that now time has become a reality this fan base dreaded for so many years. Re...
    Updated Nov 04 2016 01:15 pm   |     |   Share
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    SI reports expansion club Atlanta United is targeting RSL’s Nick Rimando
    Sandy • On the day Real Salt Lake players went through their 2016 exit meetings with the team’s front office, a report surfaced that the longest-tenu...
    Updated Nov 02 2016 04:03 pm   |     |   Share
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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