Tag - soccer

Understanding The Soccer Culture

Soccer has always been my culture. As a young child, my parents signed me up for various sports to see which ones I would like. I took a liking to soccer very...

The State of the MLS

Lets be honest here for a minute. Major League Soccer is not European soccer and frankly never will be. MLS attempts to make themselves a more Americanized...

MLS Expansion Draft: Goalkeepers

With the MLS Expansion Draft coming up in December, Real Salt Lake has the decision to make on protecting 11 players. I plan on breaking down position by...

MLS Expansion Draft Preview

In 2005, Real Salt Lake and Chivas USA sat where two team’s will be sitting come this December: sitting on a stage holding the Major League Soccer...

Real Salt Lake: History of Consistency

Real Salt Lake has this knack of making themselves the underdog. In doing such, they suddenly find that switch that turns themselves into a very dangerous team...

Touch Line: Episode 7

Episode 7 is in the books! Discuss the RSL year in review, and look forward to the playoffs. Answer some questions, including the big one: Beckerman’s...

Trophies Not Friendlies?

Lost in the red, white, and blue fireworks filled, 4th of July, weekend was the announcement that Real Salt Lake would play a friendly against Club Tijuana...

Loving and Hating Landon Donovan

The club and country aspect to soccer is unique.  A soccer fan may be asked if he/she prioritizes rooting for a club team or a national team. That question is...

Late Goals – A Life Lesson

RSL gave up a late goal and two points in their game against the Philadelphia Union on Saturday. RSL also gave up a late goal in San Jose on March 15th that...