Sam Cronin

Well Red On The Web

As you count down the hours for tonight's Toronto FC match away to Real Salt Lake from Rio Tinto Stadium - 9 p.m. on Rogers Sportsnet - there is plenty of reading material on the web about the Reds.

The league provides a Game Guide which doesn't always show an accurate probable starting lineup, but is packed with statistics and information on injured players.

Local media has the Salt Lake - Toronto clash covered. The Star has an article featuring interviews with team captain Dwayne De Rosario and goalkeeper Stefan Frei.

The issue of Real Salt Lake's creative midfielder Javier Morales having strep-throat is discussed in The Sun.

In The Globe there is an editorial piece about team motivation and style of play.

Sports-television networks TSN and The Score also checks up on Toronto's trip to Utah. 

Looking west to Salt Lake, the Deseret News reports that RSL defender Nat Borchers is "looking forward to" playing Toronto at home, as the Royals, who are in seventh place in the Western Conference, have struggled with difficult away contests in the opening rounds of the season.

The Salt Lake Tribune welcomes the MLS Cup champions home after what they call "three long and frustrating weeks on the road."