Real Salt Lake

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Real Salt Lake
Nickname(s)RSL
Founded2004
GroundRio Tinto Stadium
Capacity20,008
OwnerSCP Worldwide
ManagerJason Kreis
LeagueMajor League Soccer

Real Salt Lake is an American soccer team. They play in Major League Soccer in Salt Lake City, Utah. They began playing in 2005. Their head coach is Jason Kreis. They play at Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy, Utah. Their rival is the Colorado Rapids.

Current Roster[change | change source]

As of January 15, 2009. [1] Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
1 GK United States United States Chris Seitz
2 DF United States United States Tony Beltran
3 DF United States United States Robbie Russell
4 DF Colombia Colombia Jámison Olave
5 MF United States United States Kyle Beckerman
6 DF United States United States Nat Borchers
7 FW United States United States Alex Nimo
8 FW Canada Canada Will Johnson
10 FW United States United States Robbie Findley
11 MF Argentina Argentina Javier Morales
12 MF Haiti Haiti Jean Alexandre
No. Pos. Nation Player
13 DF United States United States Ian Joy
14 FW Armenia Armenia Yura Movsisyan
17 DF United States United States Chris Wingert
18 GK United States United States Nick Rimando
24 GK United States United States Kyle Reynish
25 FW United States United States Tino Nuñez
29 MF United States United States Brennan Tennelle
33 DF United States United States David Horst
77 MF Jamaica Jamaica Andy Williams
84 MF United States United States Clint Mathis
MF United States United States Raphael Cox

Head coaches[change | change source]

Team records[change | change source]

MLS regular season only, through 2006 season

  • All-Time regular season record: 21-50-23 (Through Oct. 21, 2007)

Year-by-year[change | change source]

Year Reg. Season Playoffs Open Cup CONCACAF
Champions' Cup
SuperLiga
2005 5th, West Did not qualify Round of 32 Did not qualify Started in 2007
2006 6th, West Did not qualify Round of 16 Did not qualify
2007 6th, West Did not qualify Did not qualify Did not qualify Did not participate
2008 3rd, West Semifinals Did not qualify Did not qualify Did not qualify

Average attendance[change | change source]

regular season/playoffs

  • 2005: 18,037/missed playoffs
  • 2006: 16,366/missed playoffs
  • 2007: 15,960/missed playoffs
  • 2008: 16,179/19,632

References[change | change source]

  1. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2009-03-02. Retrieved 2009-02-23.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)