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The shocking decision by Sepp Blatter to surrender power as head of FIFA on Tuesday will thrust the world soccer body into a profound period of uncertainty and introspection. Leading soccer federations in the United States and Europe welcomed Blatter’s …

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  • Vancouver Whitecaps' Gershon Koffie, left, of Ghana, celebrates after scoring a goal as Real Salt Lake's John Stertzer reacts during the first half of an MLS soccer game in Vancouver, British Columbia, Saturday, May 30, 2015. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT Real Salt Lake out to capitalize on upcoming home stretch
    Sandy • Following a manic month of May, Real Salt Lake is in need of a serious June bloom. With six of its next eight at Rio Tinto Stadium — seven of...
    Updated Jun 02 2015 09:06 pm   |     |   Share
  • (Lennie Mahler  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  

RSL head coach Jeff Cassar directs practice at Soccer City in Draper, Utah, Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015. Real Salt Lake coach, player say Sepp Blatter’s resignation a good first step for FIFA
    Sandy • Jeff Cassar walked slowly toward the roped off press area at a sun-soaked America First Field Tuesday. Before fielding any questions, Real Sal...
    Updated Jun 02 2015 09:00 pm   |     |   Share
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Craig Waibel was named RSL's technical director Tuesday and will assume responsibilities of former GM Garth Lagerwey who is expected to join the Seattle Sounders. Soccer: Real Salt Lake in Champions League group with two Central American teams
    Real Salt Lake’s return to the CONCACAF Champions League tournament will take it to the heart of Central America. The club was pitted into Group G dur...
    Updated Jun 01 2015 09:47 pm   |     |   Share
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    Beckerman, Rimando called into USMNT camp for friendlies against Netherlands, Germany
    <b>Kyle Beckerman</b> and <b>Nick Rimando</b> have once again been summoned by <b>Jurgen Klinsmann</b>. The tw...
    Updated May 31 2015 05:24 pm   |     |   Share


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  • (Djamila Grossman  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  

RSL's Ned Grabovy fights for the ball with Monterrey players Osvaldo Martinez, center, and Sergio Santana, rear, as Real Salt Lake faces CF Monterrey at RioTinto Stadium Wednesday, April 27, 2011 Real Salt Lake: CCL draw Monday serves as a reminder — RSL is back where it wants to be
    The run galvanized both an undersized, yet flourishing soccer market as well as its entire league. Mention Real Salt Lake to players outside the Unite...
    Updated May 31 2015 09:28 pm   |     |   Share
  • Orlando City's Kaka celebrates in the stands after scoring the first goal against the Columbus Crew during the first half of an MLS soccer game Saturday, May 30, 2015, in Orlando, Fla. (Stephen M. Dowell/Orlando Sentinel via AP) MAGS OUT; NO SALES  MLS Roundup: Portland Timbers surprise Rapids in Colorado
    Commerce City, Colo. • Jack Jewsbury scored in the 93rd minute and the Portland Timbers rallied in stoppage time to beat the Colorado Rapids 2-1 on Sa...
    Updated May 30 2015 09:51 pm   |     |   Share
  • Water is sprayed on the new artificial turf at B.C. Place stadium before the Vancouver Whitecaps and Real Salt Lake play in an MLS soccer game in Vancouver, British Columbia, Saturday, May 30, 2015. The new turf was installed for the Women's World Cup which is being held in six Canadian cities, including Vancouver, from June 6 to July 5. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT RSL: New turf proves slippery, hard to handle in Vancouver
    Vancouver • When Real Salt Lake players kicked off their boots after a Major League Soccer game Saturday, they shed dust of a different color — green....
    Updated May 31 2015 10:24 am   |     |   Share
  • United States forward Alex Morgan poses in the new black and white home uniform for the U.S. women's World Cup soccer team during a news conference in Los Angeles Wednesday, April 22, 2015. There's no prevalent red, white and blue in the home kits except for a small blue patch surrounding 13 white stars on the inside back neckline. The jerseys are white with boxy black numbers and letters, to go with neon yellow socks that give way to electric blue cleats. Even U.S. Soccer's normally red, white and blue crest, along with the two stars signifying the team's two previous World Cup titles, is black and white.(AP Photo/Nick Ut) Women’s World Cup: Alex Morgan tries to focus on sports while being a mainstream star
    Alex Morgan was a bright-eyed university graduate for her first World Cup back in 2011 and instantly became a star. Now she’s a savvy vet, handling he...
    Updated May 30 2015 07:02 pm   |     |   Share
  • Real Salt Lake's Sebastian Jaime, left, of Argentina, and Vancouver Whitecaps' Octavio Rivero, of Uruguay, vie for the ball during the first half of an MLS soccer game in Vancouver, British Columbia, Saturday May 30, 2015. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT MLS: Vancouver Whitecaps score late, beat Real Salt Lake
    Vancouver • Real Salt Lake’s troubles in Vancouver continued Saturday as the Whitecaps stole a victory. Christian Techera’s goal in the 79th minute ga...
    Updated May 30 2015 09:03 pm   |     |   Share
  • Real Salt Lake goalkeeper Nick Rimando, left, makes a save on a header by Los Angeles Galaxy's Alan Gordon, right, during the second half of an MLS soccer match, Wednesday, May 27, 2015, in Carson, Calif. The Galaxy won 1-0. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong) Real Salt Lake treks to Vancouver, hoping to grind out a result
    Toss out the need for style points at this point, Nick Rimando says. Real Salt Lake needs to figure out a way to fashion more results — preferably win...
    Updated May 29 2015 10:06 pm   |     |   Share
  • FILE - This Oct. 10, 2014, file photo shows Sunil Gulati, president of the United States Soccer Federation, during a press conference in Bristol, Conn. The United States says it will vote for Jordan's Prince Ali bin Al-Hussein for FIFA president Friday, May 29, 2015 and not for incumbent Sepp Blatter.  (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File) Soccer: United States will not vote for Sepp Blatter in FIFA election
    New York • The United States says it will vote for Jordan’s Prince Ali bin Al-Hussein for FIFA president Friday and not for incumbent Sepp Blatter. “I...
    Updated May 29 2015 11:27 am   |     |   Share
  • (Real Salt Lake midfielder Luke Mulholland (19) advances the ball past San Jose's Matías Pérez García during first half of an MLS soccer match Friday, May 1, 2015, in Sandy, Utah. (Scott Sommerdorf/The Salt Lake Tribune)   via AP) DESERET NEWS OUT; LOCAL TELEVISION OUT; MAGS OUT Real Salt Lake: As FIFA scandal erupts, RSL players worry about a black eye for soccer
    In the hours leading up to a rivalry road match, Luke Mulholland watched as updates poured, in one after the other. But the 26-year-old English midf...
    Updated May 28 2015 09:22 pm   |     |   Share
  • RSL Notebook: Change in formation on Wednesday night with busy week ahead
    Carson, Calif. • Jeff Cassar has continually voiced his desire and need to rotate players in the starting lineup as Real Salt Lake faces down the fina...
    Updated May 27 2015 08:45 pm   |     |   Share
  • Real Salt Lake's Jamison Olave, center, heads the ball as Los Angeles Galaxy's Alan Gordon watches during the first half of an MLS soccer match, Wednesday, May 27, 2015, in Carson, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong) Real Salt Lake: Early penalty kick gives L.A. Galaxy win over RSL
    Carson, Calif. • The reputation Nick Rimando possesses when he toes the goal line is unmatched. Yet Real Salt Lake’s penchant for presenting golden op...
    Updated May 28 2015 09:44 am   |     |   Share
  • (Rick Egan  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  

Real Monarchs Ricardo Velazco (10) controls the ball, in USL Soccer action, Real Monarchs vs. The Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC, Saturday, April 11, 2015. Real Monarchs: U.S. Open Cup run proves refreshing
    Sandy • Stuck in the unfortunate albeit necessary process that comes with being an expansion franchise, the Real Monarchs are still glowing after winn...
    Updated May 26 2015 08:36 pm   |     |   Share
  • (Leah Hogsten  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  
Real Salt Lake forward Devon Sandoval (49) hits the pitch trying to pass around New York City FC defender Shay Facey (24). Real Salt Lake leads New York City FC 2-0 at Rio Tinto Stadium, Saturday, May 23, 2015. Real Salt Lake: Taxing month of May for RSL closes with demanding back-to-back away matches
    Sandy • A strenuous seven-match month of May comes to close for Real Salt Lake this week. And the culmination promises to be just as taxing. RSL hits ...
    Updated May 26 2015 10:05 pm   |     |   Share
  • (Real Salt Lake forward Devon Sandoval (49) tries unsuccessfully to get past New York City FC goalkeeper Josh Saunders (12) during an MLS soccer game against Saturday, May 23, 2015, in Sandy, Utah. (Leah Hogsten/The Salt Lake Tribune)   via AP) DESERET NEWS OUT; LOCAL TELEVISION OUT; MAGS OUT Real Salt Lake: Health, offense come at needed time for RSL
    Real Salt Lake won at home against the last-place team in the Eastern Conference. That’s the clinical description, at least, of what transpired at Rio...
    Updated May 24 2015 09:59 pm   |     |   Share
  • (Leah Hogsten  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  
Former RSL player, New York City FC defender Chris Wingert (17) greets Real Salt Lake defender Jamison Olave (4). Real Salt Lake leads New York City FC 1-0 at Rio Tinto Stadium, Saturday, May 23, 2015. Kragthorpe: RSL gives Jason Kreis an unhappy return (with video)
    With the press box above him displaying his name and jersey number, Jason Kreis stood on the field where he built a Major League Soccer champion and a...
    Updated May 24 2015 11:02 am   |     |   Share
  • Real Salt Lake: Joao Plata available for first time since preseason foot injury
    Sandy • Familiarity with the dozen old friends in sky blue and black may have bred contempt for the faithful at Rio Tinto Stadium. If so, it wasn’t to...
    Updated May 23 2015 11:04 pm   |     |   Share
  • (Leah Hogsten  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  
Former RSL player, New York City FC defender Chris Wingert (17) greets Real Salt Lake defender Jamison Olave (4). Real Salt Lake leads New York City FC 1-0 at Rio Tinto Stadium, Saturday, May 23, 2015. Real Salt Lake beats NYCFC 2-0 in Jason Kreis' return (with video)
    Sandy • New York City FC left Rio Tinto on Saturday with one fewer thing in common with the home team. They still can’t find the net. RSL now, apparen...
    Updated May 24 2015 12:11 am   |     |   Share
  • New York City Football Club soccer head coach Jason Kreis, answers questions on the field at New York's Yankee Stadium,  Monday, April 21, 2014.  The Yankees announced that Yankee Stadium will serve as the Club's first home and begin play on March 2015. (AP Photo/Richard Drew) Real Salt Lake: Close friends Kreis and Cassar to face off as foes at Rio Tinto
    Sandy • The differences, says the guy who knows the two men well, are transparent. There’s no need to peel back the coaching layers of Jason Kreis and...
    Updated May 22 2015 10:35 pm   |     |   Share
  • New York City FC's Ned Grabavoy, left, and Seattle Sounders FC's Osvaldo Alonso battle for the ball during the first half of an MLS soccer game at Yankee Stadium in New York, Sunday, May 3, 2015. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig) Real Salt Lake: Longtime RSL staples Grabavoy, Wingert return as leaders with NYCFC
    Neither Ned Grabavoy nor Chris Wingert claims to be a victim of the moment. Probably because the main hurdle facing the two former Real Salt Lake stap...
    Updated May 21 2015 08:31 pm   |     |   Share
  • New York City FC head coach Jason Kreis, center, walks on the field during an open training session at Yankee Stadium, Wednesday, March 25, 2015, in New York. New York City FC host Sporting Kansas City on Saturday in an MLS soccer game.  (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II) Real Salt Lake: Jason Kreis makes his return to Rio Tinto — this time as RSL’s foe
    Jason Kreis won’t allow himself to reflect on the past, unless rewinding the tape in his head proves beneficial to the future. So as he goes back, ret...
    Updated May 21 2015 11:40 am   |     |   Share
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    Mehdi Ballouchy is held down by Logan Pause of the Chicago Fire (12) as he goes for the ball, #25 is Gonzalo Segares. photo by Rick Egan 6/3/2006 Former RSL midfielder Mehdi Ballouchy thriving under Kreis at NYCFC
    The fifth major trade in a season filled with sudden deals proved to be a transaction that would forever alter the landscape of Real Salt Lake. On Ju...
    Updated May 20 2015 02:56 pm   |     |   Share