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Utah Royals FC terminate contract with manager Craig Harrington

Sean Walker,  |  Updated Nov 9th - 3:33pm

After playing without him for the entirety of the NWSL fall series exhibition, Utah Royals FC formally terminated the contract of head coach Craig Harrington on Monday.

Ochoa, Onuoha mark beginning, end as Real Salt Lake close 2020 season with 2-0 loss to Sporting Kansas City

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Nov 8th - 7:49pm

While celebrating the MLS debut of goalkeeper David Ochoa and the retirement of defender Nedum Onuoha, Real Salt Lake ended with an all-too-familiar result from Sunday's season finale.

Sporting Kansas City takes 2-game shutout win streak into matchup against Real Salt Lake

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 7th - 1:15am

Sporting Kansas City (11-6-3, second in the Western Conference) vs. Real Salt Lake (5-9-7, 11th in the Western Conference)

Real Salt Lake player tests positive for COVID-19

Xoel Cardenas,  |  Posted Nov 6th - 2:40pm

A Real Salt Lake player has tested positive for COVID-19, the club announced Friday.

Real Salt Lake eliminated from playoff contention with 2-1 loss at LA Galaxy

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Nov 1st - 11:05pm

Midway through Real Salt Lake's penultimate match of the year, the club faced an uphill climb toward MLS Cup playoffs when news began circulating that the Colorado Rapids had stuffed Seattle 3-1.

Real Salt Lake's Oct. 18 postponed match with Colorado will not be made up. Here's what that means for the playoffs

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Oct 29th - 3:20pm

Major League Soccer announced Thursday that a bevy of games, mostly involving the Colorado Rapids, will not be made up due to a significant number of positive results for COVID-19.

Wondo's brace pushes Real Salt Lake further back with 2-0 loss in San Jose

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Oct 28th - 11:03pm

On a night where everything felt set up in Real Salt Lake's favor, the club missed the most important part of a potential season-saving equation: its own three points.

San Jose faces Real Salt Lake in conference play

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 27th - 1:15am

Real Salt Lake (5-7-7, ninth in the Western Conference) vs. San Jose Earthquakes (6-8-6, eighth in the Western Conference)

RSL fails to convert amid playoff push in 0-0 draw against FC Dallas

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Oct 24th - 10:56pm

At home Saturday, Real Salt Lake missed a pivotal opportunity to claim three points as the club works to get above the playoff line.

What comes next for Utah Royals FC after 2-0 loss to OL Reign, winless NWSL fall series?

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Oct 17th - 9:02pm

The Reign closed out 2020 with their first victory since July. Utah finishes the year winless since a 1-0 victory over New Jersey-based Sky Blue FC on July 4, their only win in five matches of the mid-summer closed bubble tournament.

No Supporters' Shield in 2020, MLS says

Reuters  |  Posted Oct 17th - 5:47pm

Major League Soccer's (MLS) Supporters' Shield will not be awarded this year, the league said on Saturday, due to the changes to the standard competitive environment forced by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Real Salt Lake snaps 3-match losing skid with 2-1 win over West co-leading Portland

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Oct 14th - 10:15pm

Douglas Martinez Jr. and Damir Kreilach each scored a first-half goal as RSL held off the Timbers, 2-1, in front of a reduced-capacity Rio Tinto Stadium.

Real Salt Lake's Oct. 18 match at Colorado postponed

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Oct 12th - 8:36pm

With Real Salt Lake slipping further down the Western Conference table as Major League Soccer hits the final stretch of the regular season, another intra-conference game has been postponed indefinitely.

Vancouver scores 2 in second half to hand Real Salt Lake 3rd straight loss

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Oct 10th - 10:33pm

Real Salt Lake’s road match against Vancouver in a neutral venue started off well Saturday night.

Real Salt Lake pushed below playoff line with 2-1 loss to West-leading Seattle

Sean Walker,  |  Updated Oct 7th - 11:07pm

Morris scored 28 minutes later, and the Sounders held Real Salt Lake without an official shot on target Wednesday night en route to a 2-1 win over RSL at CenturyLink Field in Seattle.

Real Salt Lake stumbles to 3-1 home loss to LAFC

Sean Walker,  |  Updated Oct 4th - 10:07pm

Bradley Wright-Phillips had a goal and an assist, and Diego Rossi and Brian Rodriguez each scored a goal Sunday night as Los Angeles FC cruised to a 3-1 win over Real Salt Lake in front of a limited-capacity crowd of 3,062 fans at Rio Tinto Stadium.

Amy Rodriguez's 1st-half goal leads Utah Royals FC to 1-1 draw with Portland in 2020 home finale

Sean Walker,  |  Updated Oct 3rd - 11:25pm

Amy Rodriguez scored a first-half goal, Abby Smith made four saves, and Utah Royals FC played arguably their best match of the NWSL fall series with a 1-1 draw against the Portland Thorns in front of an announced crowd of 1,905 fans Saturday night at Rio Tinto Stadium.

'We’re just taking it for what it is': Utah Royals look for more growth in NWSL fall series home finale

Sean Walker,  |  Updated Oct 2nd - 8:41pm

The Royals will host the Thorns at 8 p.m. MT Saturday, and not only will it be Utah’s final home match, but it will also be the only match in the four-game fall series schedule to be featured on linear television (CBS Sports Network).

Why Real Salt Lake will be without Albert Rusnak for 6 of final 9 regular-season matches

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Sep 30th - 3:09pm

Albert Rusnak was called up by the Slovakian national team Wednesday for a critical playoff match against Ireland for the UEFA 2020 Euro and UEFA Nationals League, meaning he'll miss six MLS matches down the home stretch of the league's season.