Michael Black

MLSsoccer.com Real Salt Lake beat writer Michael Black has been working for the past nine years at the Deseret News in Salt Lake City as both a writer and editor. He attended the University of Utah, where he studied communications with an emphasis on news and editorial. His favorite soccer team (other than RSL) is Aston Villa. He is also a huge Utah Jazz, Tennessee Titans and University of Utah fan. He has been married to Amanda Black for 16 years and has three children (Mitchell, 14; Austin, 10; Rachel 7). 

MICHAEL BLACK

Claret-and-Cobalt will need right margin of victory in group finale vs. Herediano
Wed, 09/26/2012
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Fabian Espindola celebrates the end of a three-month goal drought with a tally vs. Portland
Manager Kreis praises goal scorers in win vs. Timbers, as club makes do without top scorer
Sun, 09/23/2012
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Fabian Espindola celebrates the end of a three-month goal drought with a tally vs. Portland
RSL rediscover scoring touch as Espindola, Morales end long droughts
Sat, 09/22/2012
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Alvaro Saborio (is injured)
Leading scorer Saborio is out. So what will RSL do vs. Portland?
Fri, 09/21/2012
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Jamison Olave
Defender's return to back four anchors RSL's huge win in Panama
Wed, 09/19/2012
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Cuban defector unable to travel to Panama, stays in Salt Lake City along with Beckerman
Tue, 09/18/2012
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Will Johnson and a Tauro playa
RSL have no illusions about task at hand ahead of Tauro game
Mon, 09/17/2012
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Saborio, Johnson, Rimando, Beckerman back from CONCACAF duties
Thu, 09/13/2012
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RSL goalie Nick Rimando crashes into Houston's Mac Kandji as he attempts to clear a cross
Goalkeeper "wants to take play back" as late PK gives Houston 1-0 win
Fri, 09/07/2012
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Ned Grabavoy - Banner
Kreis cites "question marks for us about how to prepare for them"
Wed, 09/05/2012
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25-year-old forward still adjusting to the system at Real Salt Lake
Tue, 09/04/2012
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Will Johnson
Scrappy Canadian midfielder sticks his nose in for winner vs. United
Sun, 09/02/2012
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Luis Gil
Big things expected of the young attacking midfielder in midst of 3rd pro season
Tue, 08/28/2012
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Gabriel Gomez, Jack McInerney and Tony Beltran
Kreis employs 4-1-4-1 on trip to Philly, but RSL struggle to create chacnes
Sat, 08/25/2012
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PHI-RSL: Will Johnson
RSL hope to fend off fatigue, end league skid vs. Union
Fri, 08/24/2012
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Paulo Jr., Kyle Beckerman and Fabian Espindola
Forward's exceptional run sets up goal in CCL victory, but looks for better finishing
Thu, 08/23/2012
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Kwame Watson-Siriboe in CCL play against Tauro
Missing three center backs, reserves step up in CCL-saving victory
Wed, 08/22/2012
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