Rimando gets all-time MLS Save record, RSL gets win

Nick Rimando MLS all-time saves record holder

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

RSL Snags Three Points Against NYCFC

Yura Movsisyan - Photo Rob Gray

Yura Movsisyan – Photo Rob Gray

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

RSL makes a statement at first meeting against NYCFC

Jason Kries in his first match back at Rio Tinto

Jason Kries in his first match back at Rio Tinto

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