Get breaking news alerts via email

Click here to manage your alerts
RSL learns Champions League schedule
Group stage » Team opens tournament at Herediano on July 31.
First Published Jun 22 2012 03:46 pm • Last Updated Jul 14 2012 05:06 pm

Real Salt Lake will kick off the CONCACAF Champions League on the road this year, playing CS Herediano in Costa Rica on July 31.

The team learned its tournament schedule on Friday.

Join the Discussion
Post a Comment

It will play each of its two group opponents twice — once at home and once on the road — and need to win the group to advance to the knockout rounds.

RSL will play its second group game at home against Tauro FC of Panama on Aug. 21, followed by a trip to Tauro on Sept. 18. Its final group game is at home against Herediano on Oct. 23.

All of the games will start at 8 p.m. MT, except the game at Tauro, which will start at 6 p.m.

RSL reached the finals of the Champions League last year, but lost to Monterrey of Mexico, the two-time defending tournament champion.

Copyright 2014 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Top Reader Comments Read All Comments Post a Comment
Click here to read all comments   Click here to post a comment

About Reader Comments

Reader comments on sltrib.com are the opinions of the writer, not The Salt Lake Tribune. We will delete comments containing obscenities, personal attacks and inappropriate or offensive remarks. Flagrant or repeat violators will be banned. If you see an objectionable comment, please alert us by clicking the arrow on the upper right side of the comment and selecting "Flag comment as inappropriate". If you've recently registered with Disqus or aren't seeing your comments immediately, you may need to verify your email address. To do so, visit disqus.com/account.
See more about comments here.
Staying Connected
Contests and Promotions
  • Search Obituaries
  • Place an Obituary

  • Search Cars
  • Search Homes
  • Search Jobs
  • Search Marketplace
  • Search Legal Notices

  • Other Services
  • Advertise With Us
  • Subscribe to the Newspaper
  • Access your e-Edition
  • Frequently Asked Questions
  • Contact a newsroom staff member
  • Access the Trib Archives
  • Privacy Policy
  • Missing your paper? Need to place your paper on vacation hold? For this and any other subscription related needs, click here or call 801.204.6100.