RSL advances to MLS Cup

Posted at 9:08 PM, Nov 24, 2013

PORTLAND, Ore. — Real Salt Lake is headed to their second MLS Cup championship game in franchise history after defeating the Portland Timbers on Sunday to claim the Western Conference title.

RSL led 4-2 coming into the second leg of the home-and-home playoff and added another goal from Robbie Findley, who scored on a rebound in the 29th minute, for an overall victory of 5-2.

Real Salt Lake will now face Supporters Shield winner Sporting KC at their pitch on Saturday, Dec. 7 at 2:00 p.m. (MST) in the 2013 Major League Soccer championship game.