Real Salt Lake: Game day glance, RSL looks to continue win streak vs. Seattle Sounders

Published: Tuesday, Oct. 16 2012 8:00 p.m. MDT

Kyle Beckerman (der.) de Real Salt Lake combate para ganar el bal—n ante Mauro Rosales de los Seattle Sounders durante su partido MLS en el estadio Rio Tinto en Sandy el miˇrcoles, 4 de julio, 2012. El partido qued— en empate, 0-0. Kyle Beckerman of Real Salt Lake works to control the ball against Mauro Rosales of Seattle Sounders during their MLS matchup at Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy Wednesday, July 4, 2012. The game ended in a tie, 0-0.

Brian Nicholson, Deseret News

REAL SALT LAKE (17-11-4, 55 points) at SEATTLE (14-7-10, 52 points)


Today, 8 p.m. TV: NBC SN

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All-time: RSL leads 3-2-3


REAL SALT LAKE (17-11-4, 55 points):

Kyle Reynish, Chris Wingert, Nat Borchers, Jamison Olave, Tony Beltran, Yordany Alvarez, Jonny Steele, Sebastian Velasquez, Javier Morales, Fabian Espindola, Paulo Jr.

SEATTLE (14-7-10, 52 points):

Michael Gspurning, Marc Burch, Patrick Ianni, Jeff Parke, Adam Johansson, Osvaldo Alonso, Brad Evans, Christian Siffert, Mauro Rosales, Eddie Johnson, Fredy Montero


RSL has won three straight league games, including a 2-1 game at L.A. on Oct. 6. ... Seattle is coming off a 3-0 win against Portland on Oct. 7. ... RSL sits in second place in the West, three points ahead of third-place Seattle. ... RSL beat Seattle 1-0 at Century Link Field on May 12. ... Alvaro Saborio and Will Johnson are unavailable for RSL because of international duty, while Kyle Beckerman and Nick Rimando are questionable because of Tuesday's U.S. National Team game.

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