Sean Walker, KSL.com | Updated Aug 17th - 10:55pm
Christen Press and Amy Rodriguez each scored a goal in the second half, and the Royals went on to shut out the Orlando Pride, 2-0 for their third-straight win Saturday evening at Exploria Stadium in Orlando, Florida.
Sam Johnson, Albert Rusnak and Corey Baird each scored a goal to help Real Salt Lake thump Pacific Northwest rivals Seattle Sounders FC, 3-0 for the Salt Lake side’s sixth-straight match without a loss Wednesday night at Rio Tinto Stadium.
Mike Petke is silent no more. The former Real Salt Lake head coach shared a brief statement Tuesday via Twitter sharing parts of his side of the story that led to his termination after a three-match suspension for "repugnant" language.
Katie Stengel scored just over two minutes into the match, and Lo'eau LaBonta and Amy Rodriguez added two more in the second half as Utah claimed its first-ever win over the Reign 3-1 at Cheney Stadium in Tacoma, Washington.
Corey Baird bagged his first brace of the year, scoring a goal in either half to help Real Salt Lake rally for a 2-1 win Saturday night over rival Sporting Kansas City at Children’s Mercy Park in Kansas City, Kansas.
Before they could develop anyone this year, Utah Royals FC Reserves first had to identify players. So when Amy LePeilbet was named head coach in January, she started recruiting — and she started at BYU, Utah and the state's other top talent.
Christen Press scored twice, and Amy Rodriguez added her first goal in nearly two months as Utah Royals FC snapped a six-match winless skid with a 3-0 victory Wednesday over league-worst Sky Blue FC at Rio Tinto Stadium.
Sam Kerr scored her league-best 12th goal of the season, and former Utah Royals fullback Brooke Elby added her own finisher to lift the Chicago Red Stars to a 2-0 win Saturday night at SeatGeek Stadium in Bridgeview, Illinois.
Mired in the midst of a five-match winless skid, the Royals have just one of nine points from their last three home matches — and now face the daunting task of playing four of the next five on the road, beginning Saturday against Chicago.
ESPN reported Tuesday afternoon that RSL coach Mike Petke has been suspended for three games and fined $25,000 following an incident that occurred last Wednesday in a Leagues Cup match against Mexican power Tigres UANL.