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    Waibel: RSL anticipates new signing before close of transfer window
    Craig Waibel has been hinting at more potential signings since before the 2017 season began. It appears the Real Salt Lake general manager is closing ...

    Updated Apr 26 2017 09:07 am   |     |   Share
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    MLS Players Union releases its first salary report of 2017
    More number crunching, more measuring up, more second-guessing. It’s April 25, 2017, the day the Major League Soccer Players Union released their ...
    Updated Apr 25 2017 03:22 pm   |     |   Share
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    Petke: Timeline for Justen Glad’s return still up in the air
    Sandy • One of the many building blocks of Real Salt Lake’s future took laps around America First Field Tuesday morning. It’d been a while since he’s...
    Updated Apr 18 2017 03:54 pm   |     |   Share
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    Arrival on the big stage hasn’t rattled RSL defender Danilo Acosta
    Sandy • America First Field was nearly emptied around noon on Friday. Real Salt Lake had a plane to catch, a quick flight over the Rockies to Denver,...
    Updated Apr 14 2017 02:42 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Trent Nelson  |  Tribune file photo)   Real Salt Lake goalkeeper Nick Rimando will likely be involved in the upcoming World Cup qualifiers, according to U.S. national team coach Bruce Arena. Despite mounting injuries, RSL back line is responding with shutouts
    Sandy • At the start of the week, <b>Chris Wingert</b> said <b>Mike Petke</b> gathered his team and told his players that jus...
    Updated Apr 13 2017 12:51 pm   |     |   Share
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    Report: Rio Tinto Stadium to host U.S.-Venezuela friendly on June 3
    The altitude of the Wasatch Front will play a role in the U.S. men’s national team’s prep for another trip to the Estadio Azteca. On Friday, ESPNFC...
    Updated Apr 07 2017 01:18 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Steve Griffin  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)     RSL’s Luis Gil chases down the ball during their match against the Seattle Sounders 2 in the U.S. Open Cup game at Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy, Tuesday, June 16, 2015. RSL obtains allocation money from Orlando City in Luis Gil deal
    Less than two years removed from leaving Major League Soccer for a new chapter in Mexico, Luis Gil is returning. And he’s reuniting with the coach tha...

    Updated Apr 06 2017 10:41 am   |     |   Share
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    RSL’s depth takes a hefty hit as Barrett undergoes knee surgery
    Sandy • With his new head coach on board, Real Salt Lake general manager <b>Craig Waibel</b> can start working on other parts of his chec...
    Updated Mar 31 2017 11:39 am   |     |   Share
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    During Petke’s transition to head coach, RSL must adapt quickly
    Sandy • <b>Yura Movsisyan</b> is eager as anyone to get Real Salt Lake (0-2-2) back on track. And the RSL forward hopes the hiring of new...
    Updated Mar 30 2017 02:03 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune)   RSL owner Dell Loy Hansen sits down for a one-on-one. Transcript of one-on-one with RSL owner Dell Loy Hansen
    Below is a transcript of Dell Loy Hansen’s one-on-one interview with The Tribune from Wednesday morning. The Real Salt Lake owner spoke for 51 minutes...

    Updated Mar 25 2017 06:30 pm   |     |   Share
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    Waibel: RSL still entrenched in negotiations for upgrades on the wing
    Amid the turmoil of a dramatic week at Real Salt Lake, there are still moves to be made — on the field. RSL general manager <b>Craig Waibel&...
    Updated Mar 24 2017 02:24 pm   |     |   Share
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    RSL vows it has ‘no intention of dragging’ head coaching search out
    Now thrust into unfamiliar territory, Real Salt Lake has to make sure it nails this next decision. It’s a big one. That’s what RSL general manager &l...
    Updated Mar 23 2017 09:12 am   |     |   Share
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    Manchester United’s Marouane Fellaini, center right, celebrates with teammates after scoring his side’s first goal of the game during their English Premier League soccer match against Middlesbrough at the Riverside Stadium, Middlesbrough, England, Sunday, March 19, 2017. (Nigel French/PA via AP) Manchester United to visit Salt Lake City in summer preseason tour
    Manchester United will be making a stop in Utah this summer, as the star-studded English soccer club tunes up for its 2017-18 season. The team announc...
    Updated Mar 20 2017 10:12 am   |     |   Share
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    Cassar on RSL lineup vs. L.A.: ‘It’s going to be young, it’s going to be energetic’
    Just when you thought the Real Salt Lake injury report was being whittled down, it expands once more. Following Friday afternoon’s training session a...

    Updated Mar 17 2017 01:40 pm   |     |   Share
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    Los Angeles Galaxy forward Robbie Keane, center, tries to split between Real Salt Lake forward Chris Schuler, left, and defender Justen Glad, right, during the second half of a knockout round MLS playoff soccer match in Carson, Calif., Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016. Galaxy won 3-1. (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo) Cassar says Glad and Schuler are out for RSL’s trip at Chicago
    The defensive depth chart isn’t exactly robust at the moment. A few hours before Real Salt Lake boarded its flight to the Windy City for its first roa...

    Updated Mar 09 2017 12:58 pm   |     |   Share
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    RSL’s Acosta drills winning PK as U.S. U-20s win CONCACAF Championship
    Honduran-born <b>Danilo Acosta</b> sprinted toward the ball upon hearing the whistle, and with a swift kick of his left foot, delivered t...
    Updated Mar 06 2017 01:20 pm   |     |   Share
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    Question marks for RSL’s back line ahead of opener vs. Toronto FC
    Sandy • That depth Real Salt Lake has been discussing all preseason is about to be put to a stiff first test. On Friday, RSL coach <b>Jeff Cass...
    Updated Mar 03 2017 03:33 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Christopher Kamrani  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)    RSL forward Joao Plata challenges rookie center back Justin Schmidt in Tuesday’s training session at America First Field in Sandy. RSL signs 2017 draft picks Dunk, Schmidt
    You officially can add in the two rookies. On Wednesday, Real Salt Lake announced it has signed both of its 2017 MLS SuperDraft picks, defenders Reaga...

    Updated Mar 01 2017 12:39 pm   |     |   Share
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    RSL handed its first preseason loss as L.A. wins 1-0 in SoCal
    Real Salt Lake was handed its first preseason loss Tuesday in a closed-door match against the L.A. Galaxy in Southern California. The Galaxy topped RS...
    Updated Feb 21 2017 03:42 pm   |     |   Share
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    Real Salt Lake’s Jordan Allen (70) dribbles the ball as Seattle Sounders’ Cristian Roldan (7) defends during the second half of an MLS soccer game on Saturday, March 12, 2016, in Sandy, Utah.  (AP Photo/Kim Raff)  RSL locks up Glad, Allen with new multiyear contract extensions
    Real Salt Lake has locked up two likely pillars of the future. On Saturday, RSL announced it had re-signed academy products and first-teamers <...
    Updated Feb 18 2017 11:27 am   |     |   Share
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    RSL closes out preseason Portland trip with 3-3 draw against Minnesota United
    Real Salt Lake nearly made the chilly, rainy conditions seem delightful — nearly. Three second-half goals had RSL on the cusp of an impressive end ...
    Updated Feb 15 2017 10:57 pm   |     |   Share
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    After one year at Tigres, RSL midfielder Luis Silva out to compete for starting role
    The prelude to his eventual return to Real Salt Lake, <b>Luis Silva</b> arrived in Monterrey, Mexico, with an offer he just couldn’t refu...
    Updated Feb 14 2017 10:54 am   |     |   Share
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    Late goal from Allen propels RSL to 1-1 preseason draw against Vancouver
    A late equalizing goal from Jordan Allen kept Real Salt Lake’s 2017 preseason still unblemished. The RSL midfielder, who entered this preseason as ...
    Updated Feb 12 2017 06:06 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Rick Egan  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)    Real Salt Lake defender Nat Borchers (6) heads the ball, FC Dallas midfielder/forward Andres Escobar (91) defends,  in MLS action, Real Salt Lake vs. FC Dallas , at Rio Tinto Stadium, Thursday, September 6, 2014 Former RSL staple Nat Borchers trading in boots for a microphone
    Portland, Ore. • It was in December that Nat Borchers started spreading the word to his close friends around Major League Soccer. It wasn’t as difficu...

    Updated Feb 10 2017 12:21 pm   |     |   Share
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    Video replay plays a part in RSL’s wild 3-3 preseason draw in Portland
    Portland, Ore. • Say this much about a frigid February preseason stop in the Rose City: It replicates as intimidating— and at times hectic — an atmosp...
    Updated Feb 10 2017 11:32 am   |     |   Share
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    Michael Mangum  |  Special to the Tribune  Real Salt Lake midfielder Javier Morales (11) celebrates his second goal during their MLS match against the Chicago Fire at Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy, Utah on Saturday, August 6th, 2016. RSL learning to adjust to life without Javier Morales this preseason
    Portland, Ore. • There’s no longer that signature deft touch in morning training sessions. No longer that familiar grin after beating a teammate, and ...

    Updated Feb 09 2017 02:30 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Trent Nelson  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   RSL’s Alvaro Saborio celebrates his goal as Real Salt Lake faces Sporting KC in the MLS Cup Final at Sporting Park in Kansas City, Saturday December 7, 2013. Alvaro Saborio, RSL’s most-decorated goal-scorer, announces retirement
    Real Salt Lake’s greatest goal-scorer is hanging up his boots. Costa Rican forward Alvaro Saborio confirmed on his Twitter account Thursday morning t...

    Updated Feb 09 2017 11:51 am   |     |   Share
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    (Trent Nelson  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Real Salt Lake’s Kyle Beckerman at the club’s media day in Sandy, Saturday January 23, 2016. RSL captain Kyle Beckerman day-to-day with bone bruise in knee
    There’s an explanation for the absence of The Captain. On Wednesday, Real Salt Lake coach Jeff Cassar said RSL midfielder Kyle Beckerman will be held...

    Updated Feb 08 2017 06:24 pm   |     |   Share
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    Waibel: Despite falling short in pursuit, RSL built ‘a great ally’ in Landon Donovan
    Now that the chase is done, dusted and behind him, how would <b>Craig Waibel</b> categorize the dramatic pursuit of <b>Landon Donov...
    Updated Feb 07 2017 05:44 pm   |     |   Share
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    RSL expects Brooks Lennon to battle for first-team minutes
    The stable, while youthful and still somewhat of a mystery, is deepening. Real Salt Lake this week finalized the year-long loan move to bring one-...
    Updated Feb 07 2017 02:54 pm   |     |   Share