Real Salt Lake to test mettle against defending champs
July 1, 2008
By Jeff Carlisle
If you had wagered back in March that Real Salt Lake would be even with the Houston Dynamo in the Western Conference standings halfway through the 2008 season, you would have received the longest of odds. After all, RSL had done little to distinguish itself in three barren seasons, while Houston was (and still is) the two-time defending MLS champion.
Yet 15 games into the current campaign, Real does indeed find itself on level terms with the Dynamo. Coach Jason Kreis' outfit, while still ...