Megan Webb is the opinion section editor for RSL Soapbox and covers Real Salt Lake and Real Monarchs SLC.
Player of the Match: Corey Baird takes a dive in RSL’s 1-0 loss to LAFC
Let’s be honest, there wasn’t very many bright spots in that performance. RSL dropped points at home. But hey, at least we know Corey Baird is doing well.
Player of the Match: Maikel Chang dangerous in RSL’s 1-1 draw against the Houston Dynamo
He may not find his name on the score sheet, but Maikel Chang was consistently brilliant through his
Player of the Match: Defense shows strong despite 2-1 loss to Seattle Sounders
Yes it’s odd to give the defense player of the match in a 2-1 loss, but really, it could’ve and should’ve been worse.
Kreilach, Herrera show versatility in 3-1 win over Vancouver Whitecaps
It seems like every week Damir Kreilach shows us how good he is. Aaron Herrera also had a good showing and earned an assist in this win.
Damir Kreilach has strong performance in 1-1 home draw with Minnesota United
Damir Kreilach had the goal and the leadership in RSL’s home 1-1 draw with Minnesota United.
Player of the Match: Damir Kreilach shows his experience versus Nashville SC
Damir Kreilach did the Damir Kreilach thing and played 90 minute of clean soccer.
Player of the match: Chris Wondolowski deserves it, Andrew Brody, Rubio Rubin earn shouts
A late sub from San Jose flipped what looked like a simple win into a loss and it’s all because of American hero Chris Wondolowksi.
Player of the Match: Rubio Rubin earns brace, Andrew Brody shines against Sporting Kansas City
The player of the match has to be given to the player with the brace and stellar performance, but don’t sleep on Andrew Brody’s game tonight either.
Player of the Match: Anderson Julio and Rubio Rubin show strong in debuts for RSL vs Minnesota
Anderson Julio notches two goals in his debut, two assists from Rubio Rubin show promise with new additions.