SALT LAKE CITY - Real Salt Lake (3-7-2, 11 pts.) is off Monday, June 13, and resumes training at Rice-Eccles Stadium on Tuesday, June 14 at 10:00 a.m. MT in preparations for its first road game at Spartan Stadium against the San Jose Earthquakes (3-3-5, 14 pts.) on Saturday, June 18, at 8:00 p.m. MT, live on Fox Sports Rocky Mountain. RSL's training schedule follows:
TRAINING SCHEDULE FOR WEEK OF June 12, 2005:
**All practices are open to Media members. All times and locations are subject to change.
|Monday, June 13||OFF DAY|
|Tuesday, June 14||Rice-Eccles Stadium||10:00 a.m.|
|Wednesday, June 15||Rice-Eccles Stadium||10:00 a.m.|
|Thursday, June 16||Rice-Eccles Stadium||10:00 a.m.|
|Friday, June 17||TRAVEL to San Jose||11:00 a.m.|
|Train @ Spartan Stadium||2:30 p.m.|
|Saturday, June 18||GAME @ San Jose Earthquakes||8:00 p.m.|
|@ Spartan Stadium|
|DF Rustin Pierce||OUT||R hamstring strain|
|DF Michael Lookingland||OUT||MCL knee sprain|
|FW Jason Kreis||PROBABLE||L foot bruise|
GET YOUR FLEX ON WITH NEW SEASON TICKET OPTION: To add more options for fans, RSL now offers the Flex Season Ticket Package, which is comprised of twenty vouchers of the same price category (North Goal, Corner Flag, Premium and VIP) that allows the purchaser to determine which games they would like to see in the regular season and how many tickets needed for that game. Prices for the 2005 Flex Package are $260 for the North Goal, $320 for the Corner Flag, $440 for the East Sideline and $560 for the VIP seats. Tickets can be redeemed in the following way: one could use all the vouchers and bring 20 people to one game or 4 people could attend five games. Flex vouchers are discounted from the day of game pricing making it an even greater value. Vouchers can be redeemed in advance through the Real Salt Lake Front Office by mail or in person or on the day of the game at the Real Salt Lake Customer Service Window. Seating is best available per price category at the time of redemption.
SINGLE-GAME TICKETS ON SALE: Real Salt Lake single-game tickets for its inaugural 2005 season at Rice-Eccles Stadium continue to be on sale both online and at the University of Utah Ticket Office, located at the Stadium's south end. Individual game prices are $14 for north goal, $18 for corner flag, $25 for premier east and $32 for VIP west. Individual game tickets can be purchased by visiting the Utah Ticket Office at 451 South 1400 East, by logging onto www.utahtickets.com or by contacting the Ticket Office at (801) 581-UTIX. Fans are continued to be encouraged to purchase in advance.
ACCESS REAL: Real fans can now receive up-to-date information on the team by signing up for the RSL Weekly Newsletter at the fans section of RealSaltLake.com.
REAL ELITE TRAINING PROGRAM: The Real Elite Training Program is a progressive summer training program for boys and girls ages 8-16 with previous playing experience and a strong desire to reach their maximum potential. There are a total of 20 sessions, three days a week and two hours per day. The benefits of the program include: exposure to the highest level of training; specializing in technique, tactic, fitness and teamwork; training from RSL soccer players and coaches; and adidas training shirts and ticket voucher to a select game. For more information, contact Teresa Nelson by phone at (801) 924-8565, by email at tnelson@RealSaltLake.com or by logging onto http://real.saltlake.mlsnet.com/MLS/rsl/player_development/.
MLS CAMPS: MLS Camps, the Official Camp and Clinic of Major League Soccer, has partnered with Real Salt Lake to provide Packaged Camps, Clinic & Training Services and Supply Opportunities to the Greater Utah Community. To host a Program in your community, call (800) 680-6272 or by logging onto www.MLScamps.com and register for a program near you.