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RSL Soapbox Apr 19, 2014

RSL emerge victorious over Portland with 1-0 scoreline kept in check by Rimando

It was a nervous, difficult match that at times felt as harried as any we've seen in this still short season, but Real Salt Lake ran out 1-0 winners against Portland Timbers. It required heroics from Nick Rimando time and time again, including some saves that would make you think he hadn't been injured just a few days prior. Ned Grabavoy scored the lone goal on the night, making a brilliant run down the left side of Donovan Ricketts box and finishing at the far post. Portland threatened throughout, but their chances were limited to counterattacks and set pieces. Gone were opportunities...
RSL Soapbox Apr 11, 2014

Who steps in for Luis Gil? Midfield absence opens a spot for one of four

With Luis Gil in doubt for Saturday's match against Philadelphia Union with what now seems to be a hamstring injury, we'll be reshuffling the midfield a little. Thus far, he's been the right-sided midfielder in the diamond, and while he struggled during our last match against Sporting KC, he's been important in building play. Now, he obviously floats around a bit, as does Ned Grabavoy, and that's important when we're considering his replacement, too. We have two big options in place: The first, Luke Mulholland, has been good on both sides of the ball and an able worker. However, he's not...

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