SANDY, Utah (Friday, April 28, 2017) – Real Salt Lake (2-4-2, t-7th West) continues its 2017 campaign with a trip this weekend to face West rival Sporting Kansas City (3-1-3, 4th West) Saturday night at Children’s Mercy Park at 6:30 p.m. MT, as the club looks to rebound from its first loss last week with new Head Coach Mike Petke at the helm.
Review of Real Salt Lake vs Atlanta United in Pictures
Sandy, UT (Saturday, April 22, 2017) – Real Salt Lake (2-4-2, 8pts) fell at the hands of expansion side Atlanta United 3-1 in front of 18,946 fans at Rio Tinto Stadium Saturday. In a back-and-forth affair, RSL was not able to find the points as goals early in each half and a stoppage-time tally for Atlanta proved to be decisive for the away side.
RSL MF Albert Rusnák scored his second goal of the season, but it came after Atlanta had already taken a 2-0 lead early in the second half.
SANDY, Utah (Friday, April 21, 2017) – Real Salt Lake (2-3-2, 6th West) continues its 2017 campaign by hosting 2017 expansion side Atlanta United FC (2-2-2, 6th East) Saturday night at Rio Tinto Stadium at 7:30 p.m. MT, as the club looks to extend its active winning streak to three with new Head Coach Mike Petke at the helm.
SANDY, Utah (Monday, April 17, 2017) – U.S. Soccer has selected Rio Tinto Stadium to host the U.S. Men’s National Team World Cup Qualifying tune-up on Saturday, June 3 against Venezuela, with kickoff in Sandy set for 8 p.m. MT.
The upcoming match against Venezuela arrives at a critical juncture for the United States, just five days prior to a key home World Cup Qualifier against Trinidad & Tobago in Denver on June 8, followed by a visit to the famed Estadio Azteca in Mexico City against rival Mexico on June 11. Continue reading