BECKERMAN - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/BECKERMAN News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Real Salt Lake: RSL tops Seattle 2-1, moves into first place http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58303987-77/rsl-seattle-lake-salt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58303987-77/rsl-seattle-lake-salt.html.csp">Real Salt Lake: RSL tops Seattle 2-1, moves into first place</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Christopher Kamrani </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-16T23:01:42.624-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 11:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sandy • Five weeks ago, Jeff Cassar stood alone in a hallway underneath the StubHub Center in Carson, Calif., trying to find the right words to explain Real Salt Lake’s fourth loss in its last six matches. The unwanted alternative to RSL’s unblemished 12-game start to the season was suddenly front and center. RSL eventually wound up 10 points behind rival and first-place Seattle Sounders, and the summertime doldrums set anchor. RSL had its work cut out for it if inching its way back toward the t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58303987@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 23:01:42 MDT Fashion, superstition and Kyle Beckerman's feet http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/RSL/58276588-49/week-beckerman-rsl-training.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/RSL/58276588-49/week-beckerman-rsl-training.html.csp">Fashion, superstition and Kyle Beckerman's feet</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-08T22:19:46.635-06:00">Updated Aug 8, 2014 10:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kyle Beckerman's foot problems are the result of lifetime of soccer compounded by some new Nike fashion, the World Cup and a little bit of superstition.The Real Salt Lake captain skipped playing in this week's All-Star Game because he needed some rest. But Beckerman still trained with RSL this week and should be ready to go Saturday night against D.C. United.After training on Friday morning, Beckerman said he was getting used to some new orthotics — and then he shed a little light on what's been...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58276588@www.sltrib.com Fri, 08 Aug 2014 22:19:46 MDT Real Salt Lake: Beckerman’s feet will keep him out of All-Star Game http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58263833-77/beckerman-cassar-rsl-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58263833-77/beckerman-cassar-rsl-lake.html.csp">Real Salt Lake: Beckerman’s feet will keep him out of All-Star Game</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Aaron Falk</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-05T22:13:50.728-06:00">Updated Aug 5, 2014 10:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Real Salt Lake coach Jeff Cassar took a look at his star midfielder’s feet, and offered his professional opinion. “His feet are really messed up,” Cassar said after examining RSL captain Kyle Beckerman’s wheels. “They just look nasty.” Salt Lake believes Beckerman’s foot issues will be a short-term problem, but they’re serious enough to keep him out of Wednesday night’s All-Star Game. Beckerman opted to skip his eighth straight All-Star game and a chance to rematch with a handful of German natio...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58263833@www.sltrib.com Tue, 05 Aug 2014 22:13:50 MDT Real Salt Lake hoping Plata’s goal opens floodgates http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58202795-77/goal-plata-felt-team.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58202795-77/goal-plata-felt-team.html.csp">Real Salt Lake hoping Plata’s goal opens floodgates</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brennan Smith</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-19T23:33:07.696-06:00">Updated Jul 19, 2014 11:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sandy • It’s said that goal scoring is like getting ketchup out of a glass bottle — when one comes, they usually come in bunches. Real Salt Lake went more than 400 minutes without scoring a goal from open play, but finally and mercifully, Joao Plata slotted one in from the edge of the box in the 81st minute of the team’s 1-1 tie with Vancouver Saturday night. Now, the team hopes more will follow. “It was a great ball, right in stride, Joao took it nicely, cut in and a great finish,” said coach J...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58202795@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Jul 2014 23:33:07 MDT MLS: Beckerman, Rimando named to MLS All-Star Game Fan XI http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58192110-77/mls-star-fan-beckerman.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58192110-77/mls-star-fan-beckerman.html.csp">MLS: Beckerman, Rimando named to MLS All-Star Game Fan XI</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Christopher Kamrani </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T16:43:13.282-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 04:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Downtown Portland could resemble Recife on the night of Aug. 6. Major League Soccer announced its Fan XI for the 2014 MLS All-Star Game at Providence Park on Aug. 6 when a side of MLS’ top performers take on German Bundesliga magnate Bayern Munich. In all, eight MLS players who participated in the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil highlight the cast of All Stars that will take on a Bayern Munich group that had 14 players represent their respective countries in Brazil, more than any other club around...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58192110@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 16:43:13 MDT Real Salt Lake: Beckerman, Rimando still processing Brazil experience http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58170697-77/rimando-rsl-lake-salt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58170697-77/rimando-rsl-lake-salt.html.csp">Real Salt Lake: Beckerman, Rimando still processing Brazil experience</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Christopher Kamrani</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-11T13:33:27.714-06:00">Updated Jul 11, 2014 01:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sandy • That month pinging around Brazil, the hotbed of soccer, is reality to so few around the world, but couldn’t have been more real to Kyle Beckerman and Nick Rimando. They’re back with Real Salt Lake after being away from the club since May 14, and 36 hours or so after landing at Salt Lake International Airport, they went 90 minutes in a 2-1 Fourth of July win that produced a much-needed three points. The taxing toll of the last two months didn’t hamper performance, but the lingering emotio...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58170697@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Jul 2014 13:33:27 MDT RSL GM Garth Lagerwey discusses transfer window opening http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/RSL/58160953-49/lagerwey-rsl-beckerman-cup.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/RSL/58160953-49/lagerwey-rsl-beckerman-cup.html.csp">RSL GM Garth Lagerwey discusses transfer window opening</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-09T17:36:28.172-06:00">Updated Jul 9, 2014 05:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Imagine it. Flipping on the TV on an early fall Saturday morning and seeing those patented dreadlocks emerging out from beneath the tunnel in England or Italy or Germany or the Netherlands. It’s the reality of a post-World Cup environment, players who shine on the global stage will be seen by billions and some of those eyes have the power — and desire — to perhaps make moves to better their clubs worldwide. The burning question: After starring in three World Cup matches against Ghana, Portuga...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58160953@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Jul 2014 17:36:28 MDT Real Salt Lake: RSL ends slide with 2-1 win over Revs http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58150080-77/rsl-lake-salt-beckerman.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58150080-77/rsl-lake-salt-beckerman.html.csp">Real Salt Lake: RSL ends slide with 2-1 win over Revs</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Christopher Kamrani</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-04T23:21:50.119-06:00">Updated Jul 4, 2014 11:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Seven weeks might’ve seemed like an eternity. Without its captain and without its wall between the posts, Real Salt Lake went through a series of trials it half-expected when Kyle Beckerman and Nick Rimando got on a plane destined for the Bay Area in mid-May. The RSL pillars bounced around North America and South America for seven weeks, going from California to New York to Florida and eventually to Brazil, soaring around the massive country with the hopes of a nation and a fan base nestled on ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58150080@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Jul 2014 23:21:50 MDT Real Salt Lake: Two starters return from U.S. World Cup team http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58150285-77/rsl-club-beckerman-cup.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58150285-77/rsl-club-beckerman-cup.html.csp">Real Salt Lake: Two starters return from U.S. World Cup team</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Christopher Kamrani</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-04T23:21:49.928-06:00">Updated Jul 4, 2014 11:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sandy • There was more than one reason to celebrate the Fourth of July on a searing night at Rio Tinto Stadium. Real Salt Lake was back at home, and yes, there were postgame fireworks. However, that was trumped by the return of RSL captain Kyle Beckerman and goalkeeper Nick Rimando to the club’s starting lineup. Away from the club since May 14 with the U.S. men’s national team for the World Cup, the two RSL stalwarts played in their first match since the 5-2 win at Houston on May 11. In all, the...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58150285@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Jul 2014 23:21:49 MDT