Real Salt Lake’s road record may not be ideal — far from it — but tonight’s match against FC Cincinnati might provide the team a good opportunity to start righting the ship.
After all, FC Cincinnati has just one win in three matches at home, and they’ve been thrust into an extra bit of chaos. When you throw in the fact that Sam Johnson is looking like a compelling figure for RSL after scoring his first goal for the club, and things start to look considerably rosier than they did just one week ago.
- When: Friday, April 19 — 5:30 p.m. Mountain
- Where: Nippert Stadium; Cincinnati, Ohio
How to watch
- TV: KMYU (2.2 over-the-air)
- Web/App: KSL.com, KSL TV app, ESPN+*
- Radio: ESPN700
* Note: KSL.com/KSL TV app viewers must be inside Utah, but they haven’t caught all edge cases. If you can’t access the match, report your inability to do so to those sites. Additionally, ESPN+ viewers must be outside of the blackout zone, which is Utah.
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- Anticipate Everton Luiz to be out four to six weeks with his knee injury, with his replacement likely to be Nick Besler. Justin Portillo remains an option there, as well.
- The big decision to anticipate: Will Brooks Lennon continue on the bench, with Aaron Herrera preferred at right back and Donny Toia at left back?