soccer • Real Salt Lake has announced the first month of its MLS schedule, to begin with two returning playoff teams.
RSL will take on the Earthquakes for the second straight year in the season opener, heading out on the road on March 19 at 8:30 p.m. The next week, the team will host rival L.A. Galaxy at Rio Tinto Stadium for a 7 p.m. kickoff on March 26.
Prior to the MLS season opener, RSL will play a home-and-away series with the Columbus Crew for the CONCACAF quarterfinal. The team will play at Crew Stadium on Feb. 22 before returning home on March 1.