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RSL vs. Atlanta United game guide

We’re taking you through coverage from Salt Lake City to Atlanta as we get ready for Real Salt Lake’s match against MLS newcomers Atlanta United FC.

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Real Salt Lake vs. Atlanta United preview: Petke’s perfect record on the line (RSL Soapbox)

Expansion side Atlanta United rolls into Rio Tinto Stadium for the first time in their existence, while RSL will look to win their third straight.

RSL vs. Atlanta United tactical preview (RSL Soapbox)

RSL is hoping a winning tradition continues against another expansion side, but Atlanta will be no walk in the park.

Talking Tactics: Petkeball’s early effects on RSL (RSL Soapbox)

Reinventing Real Salt Lake is the momentous task at hand for Mike Petke, and he has already made strides.

Stejskal: RSL, Brooks Lennon and good problems (

Two years after leaving the club, one of the most prized prospects in the history of the Real Salt Lake academy is back home – and he’s already paying major dividends.

$RSL Stock Report: Lennon way up, Velasquez rising (RSL Soapbox)

It’s hard to oversell exactly how exciting Brooks Lennon has become for Real Salt Lake.

As Brooks Lennon continues to blossom, so does the hype (The Salt Lake Tribune)

A nice feature on RSL's most exciting player of early 2017.

"Scoring a goal's great," he said, "but it's in the past, and I have to keep pushing and keep working and every time I get on the field, do what I do best and fight for everything I get."

Opposition research

Atlanta United’s appeal of Leandro Gonzalez Pirez’s red card vs. Montreal Impact is successful (Dirty South Soccer)

He’ll be available this weekend against RSL.

Three Questions with Dirty South Soccer (RSL Soapbox)

We’re talking with Dirty South Soccer about one of the most interesting sides in MLS this year.

Three Questions with RSL Soapbox (Dirty South Soccer)

We answered questions from the other side, too.

Atlanta United: 5 questions with Trib writer Chris Kamrani (Atlanta Journal-Constitution)

Atlanta United will play at Real Salt Lake on Saturday in the last of four consecutive road games.

Atlanta United ready to end road stretch (Atlanta Journal-Constitution)

Michael Parkhurst: “We expexct to win again in Salt Lake. Going out there with the mindset to take three points. That would be a good end to this road trip.”