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Maddie Lee

Real Salt Lake reporter, Sports

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  • Real Salt Lake’s Kyle Beckerman (5) knocks the ball away from Portland Timbers’ Sebastian Blanco during an MLS soccer match Wednesday, July 19, 2017, in Portland, Ore. (Sean Meagher/The Oregonian via AP) Real Salt Lake has submitted an appeal for Kyle Beckerman’s red card
    Referee Baldomero Toledo looked on solemnly as Real Salt Lake and Portland Timbers players rushed in to separate Kyle Beckerman and Fanendo Adi. When ...
    Updated Jul 20 2017 02:56 pm   |     |   Share
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  • Portland Timbers’ Diego Valeri (8) navigates through the Real Salt Lake defense during an MLS soccer match Wednesday, July 19, 2017, in Portland, Ore. (Sean Meagher/The Oregonian via AP) A game of cards breaks out in RSL’s 4-1 win
    The official filled up his book at Providence Park on Wednesday. In a game with seven yellow cards and three reds, Real Salt Lake came out on top in a...
    Updated Jul 19 2017 11:47 pm   |     |   Share
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    Tyler Gibbons  |  RSL  Rookie midfielder Omar Holness is back in training six weeks after suffering a seizure on the field in his professional debut on March 26. Omar Holness undergoes season-ending knee surgery
    Add midfielder Omar Holness to the list of Real Salt Lake players who have undergone season-ending surgery this year. He had the operation Tuesday aft...
    Updated Jul 19 2017 06:27 pm   |     |   Share
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    Tyler Gibbons  |  Real Salt Lake Real Salt Lake midfielder Omar Holness, shown here this preseason, is taking aim at more minutes after making his first start of 2017 last weekend in New England RSL’s Omar Holness undergoes season-ending knee surgery
    Add real Salt Lake midfielder Omar Holness to the list of RSL players who have undergone season-ending surgery this year. He had the operation Tuesday...
    Updated Jul 19 2017 05:39 pm   |     |   Share
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  • Manchester United forward Anthony Martial, left, controls the ball as Real Salt Lake midfielder Luke Mulholland (19) defends during the second half of a friendly soccer match Monday, July 17, 2017, in Sandy, Utah. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer) Real Salt Lake: With Man United behind it, RSL hopes prep for Portland pays off
    The Manchester United friendly was always about preparing for Portland. Real Salt Lake coach Mike Petke made that clear from the beginning of the brea...
    Updated Jul 18 2017 09:44 pm   |     |   Share
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  • (Rick Egan  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)    Real Salt Lake midfielder Jose Hernandez (29) goes for the ball along with Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini (27), as Real Salt Lake played Manchester United in a friendly game at Rio Tinto Stadium, Monday, July 17, 2017.   Real Salt Lake proves itself a worthy sparring partner for Manchester United
    Sandy • With every Real Salt Lake shot, RSL fans’ shouts and whistles pierced the air. They had come to see their team take on one of the world’s bigg...
    Updated Jul 18 2017 12:15 am   |     |   Share
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  • (Rick Egan  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)    Real Salt Lake defender Tony Beltran (2) kicks the ball, as Los Angeles Galaxy midfielder Jermaine Jones (13) defends, in MLS action Real Salt Lake vs. Los Angeles Galaxy at Rio Tinto Stadium, Saturday, March 18, 2017. Real Salt Lake prizing preparation, celebration in exhibition with Manchester United
    Real Salt Lake right back Tony Beltran may have summed up the upcoming exhibition match against Manchester United the best: “It’ll be a fun celebratio...
    Updated Jul 16 2017 10:18 pm   |     |   Share
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  • (Rick Egan  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)    Real Salt Lake midfielder Ricardo Velazco (22) tries to get past Los Angeles Galaxy defender Nathan Smith (16), in MLS action Real Salt Lake vs. Los Angeles Galaxy at Rio Tinto Stadium, Saturday, March 18, 2017. RSL’s Ricardo Velazco out for four months after ankle surgery
    Real Salt Lake forward Ricardo Velazco will miss the rest of the MLS regular season as the most recent RSL player to undergo surgery. The 24-year-old ...
    Updated Jul 13 2017 06:21 pm   |     |   Share
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  • Real Salt Lake: Close relationship with RSL helps propel Monarchs to the top of USL
    The Real Monarchs’ locker room is just a few paces away from Real Salt Lake’s. That’s how close MLS feels to the members of RSL’s USL affiliate. “For ...
    Updated Jul 13 2017 06:39 pm   |     |   Share
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  • A giant screen reports a VAR incident is being reviewed during the Confederations Cup, Group A soccer match between Portugal and Mexico, at the Kazan Arena, Russia, Sunday, June 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner) Final test for MLS video replay held in Park City
    Park City • Cameras atop eight aerial lifts lining Matt Knoop Memorial Park soccer field caught each foul from different angles. The players followed ...
    Updated Jul 12 2017 10:01 pm   |     |   Share
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  • Manchester United’s Marouane Fellaini, No27, holds back his teammate Manchester United’s Eric Bailly, second left, during and incident that led to Bailly, and Celta’s Facundo Roncaglia, No 24, being sent off during the Europa League semifinal second leg soccer match between Manchester United and Celta Vigo at Old Trafford in Manchester, England, Thursday, May 11, 2017. (AP Photo/Dave Thompson) Real Salt Lake: Tickets still available for Manchester United exhibition match
    Roughly 500 tickets remained as of Wednesday afternoon for Manchester United’s first trip to Rio Tinto Stadium. Manchester United plans to fly in Mond...
    Updated Jul 12 2017 09:53 pm   |     |   Share
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  • Real Salt Lake midfielder Danilo Acosta, left, is directed by head coach Mike Petke while facing the Colorado Rapids in the first half of an MLS soccer match, Saturday, April 15, 2017, in Commerce City, Colo. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski) Mike Petke turns RSL’s break into a mini-preseason camp
    Sandy • Real Salt Lake coach Mike Petke wasn’t hired until after preseason this year, so this two-week break between matches will have to do as a stan...
    Updated Jul 11 2017 10:45 pm   |     |   Share
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  • |  Courtesy Real Salt Lake   Marcelo Silva and Mike Petke. As summer transfer window arrives, Real Salt Lake explores options to reshape roster to Petke’s liking
    They call it the war room. The walls of the conference room attached to Real Salt Lake general manager Craig Waibel’s office are covered with whiteboa...
    Updated Jul 09 2017 08:06 pm   |     |   Share
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  • (Rick Egan  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)    Real Salt Lake forward Brooks Lennon (27) in MLS action Real Salt Lake vs. Los Angeles Galaxy at Rio Tinto Stadium, Saturday, March 18, 2017. Real Salt Lake: Brooks Lennon suffers ankle sprain in training session
    Sandy • Just when it seemed like the Real Salt Lake injury plague had subsided, Brooks Lennon went down in Friday’s training session. Lennon suffered ...
    Updated Jul 07 2017 04:17 pm   |     |   Share
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  • Real Salt Lake forward Joao Plata (10) goes past downed LA Galaxy goalkeeper Clement Diop (31) and forward Ariel Lassiter (15) to score the goal in the second half of an MLS soccer match in Carson, Calif., Tuesday, July 4, 2017. Real Salt Lake won, 6-2. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon) Why a win was so important for RSL leading into the Gold Cup break
    Two weeks is a long time to dwell on the last match. Fortunately for Real Salt Lake, a 6-2 win at Los Angeles on Tuesday gave it plenty of hope to car...
    Updated Jul 06 2017 06:45 pm   |     |   Share
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  • Real Salt Lake forward Jefferson Savarino (7) gestures to a quiet crowd with midfielders Albert Rusnak (11), left, and Kyle Beckerman (5), all of whom scored goals against the LA Galaxy, in the second half of an MLS soccer match in Carson, Calif., Tuesday, July 4, 2017. Real Salt Lake won, 6-2. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon) Jefferson Savarino and Albert Rusnák a dangerous duo for Real Salt Lake
    Real Salt Lake midfielder Jefferson Savarino slid to his knees and pointed to the sky with both index fingers as his teammates engulfed him. That was ...
    Updated Jul 05 2017 10:38 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Orlando City defender Jose Aja (4) and Real Salt Lake midfielder Luis Silva (20) go for the ball during an MLS soccer match at Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy, Utah, Friday, June 30, 2017. (Chris Detrick/The Salt Lake Tribune)   via AP) RSL’s Luis Silva suspended for Galaxy match
    The MLS Disciplinary Committee handed down a one-game suspension to Real Salt Lake striker Luis Silva for what can only be described as a double groin...
    Updated Jul 04 2017 04:57 pm   |     |   Share
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  • Courtesy Real Salt Lake Marcelo Silva signed a multi-year deal with Real Salt Lake on Monday. Real Salt Lake: RSL signs Uruguayan center back Marcelo Silva to multiyear contract
    Real Salt Lake announced its first summer transfer window move Monday morning. The team signed Uruguayan center back Marcelo Silva to a multi-year con...
    Updated Jul 09 2017 05:57 pm   |     |   Share
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  • (Chris Detrick  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Real Salt Lake forward Brooks Lennon (27) and Orlando City SC midfielder Cristian Higuita (7) go for the ball during the game at Rio Tinto Stadium Friday, June 30, 2017. Real Salt Lake: With goals hard to come by, pressure is on RSL’s defense to produce
    So much of soccer is contagious, and in the midst of a down season, Real Salt Lake keeps catching the wrong bug. “If we got one tonight, we would get ...
    Updated Jul 02 2017 07:18 pm   |     |   Share
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  • Tyler Gibbons  |  RSL  New RSL attacking midfielder Albert Rusnák pictured in Thursday night’s 3-3 preseason draw against the Portland Timbers in Provdience Park. RSL’s Albert Rusnák wastes no time in return from Euro U-21 championships
    Real Salt Lake midfielder Albert Rusnák ignored the jet lag and physical fatigue that two days of travel had inflicted on him as he entered Friday’s m...
    Updated Jul 02 2017 06:15 pm   |     |   Share
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  • (Chris Detrick  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)    Real Salt Lake forward Joao Plata (10) Orlando City SC midfielder Scott Sutter (21) and Orlando City SC forward Will Johnson (8) go for the ball during the game at Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy, Utah, Friday, June 30, 2017. Kreis gets Orlando back on track in return to Salt Lake
    Sandy • Jason Kreis walked toward the center of the pitch as boos, mixed with scattered cheers, rained down on him from a crowd of 19,218 in Rio Tinto...
    Updated Jul 02 2017 06:15 pm   |     |   Share
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