Rio Tinto Stadium, Sandy, UT – Nick Rimando now has every cumulative goal keeping record in MLS with tonight’s addition of all-time saves, and it could not have come at a better time for the struggling club as they defeated New York City FC 2-1 at Rio Tinto Stadium. Continue reading
NEW YORK (Thursday, June 2, 2016) – Real Salt Lake closed out its extended five-game road swing in winning fashion on Thursday, coming from behind to earn a 3-2 win over New York City FC in the club’s first ever visit to Yankee Stadium.
FW Yura Movsisyan and FW Juan Manuel Martinez both scored second half goals and the Claret-and-Cobalt saw the benefit of an own goal as RSL rallied back from a 1-0 deficit after withstanding the pressure from NYCFC for the first hour of the match. The win improved Salt Lake to 7-4-2 on the season and 2-3-0 in the stretch of five consecutive road matches while the field at Rio Tinto Stadium is resurfaced. Continue reading
Sandy, UT – RSL overcame all the distractions of having so many ex-players in town this week to win big over NYCFC in their first ever meeting tonight.
Jason Kries came to town with New York City FC and a host of familiar faces to Rio Tinto, and walked away with another defeat in what has turned out to be a difficult year for one of the newest clubs in Major League Soccer. Continue reading