|Full name||Real Monarchs SLC|
|Stadium||Zions Bank Stadium|
|Owner||Real Salt Lake (Dell Loy Hansen)|
|Head Coach||Mark Briggs|
|League||United Soccer League|
|2017||1st, Western Conference
Playoffs: Conference Quarterfinals
|Active teams of Real Salt Lake|
|MLS||USL||Women (NWSL)||Women (UWS)|
Real Monarchs is an American soccer club that plays in the United Soccer League. The team is affiliated with the Major League Soccer club Real Salt Lake and currently play their games at Zions Bank Stadium in Herriman, Utah.
At the end of the 2016 season, Freddy Juarez was promoted to be an assistant coach for the Monarchs' parent team, Real Salt Lake and Mike Petke was brought in as his replacement along with Mark Briggs and Jamison Olave as his assistants. On March 29, 2017, Petke was promoted to Real Salt Lake's head coach following the dismissal of Jeff Cassar and Briggs was announced as his replacement.
On June 19, 2017, the Real Monarchs broke the All-Time USL Record with nine consecutive victories by beating Reno 1868 2-1 at Rio Tinto Stadium.
The club won their first ever trophy on October 7, 2017, claiming the USL's regular season title with a 1-1 draw against Whitecaps FC 2.
Beginning in 2018, Real Monarchs will play home matches at Zions Bank Stadium, a 5,000-seat soccer-specific stadium in Herriman. The stadium is adjacent to the training facilities and academy for Real Salt Lake.
Players and staff
As of January 30, 2018
Technical & coaching staff
|General manager||Elliot Fall|
|VP of soccer administration||Rob Zarkos|
|Assistant general manager||Dan Egner|
|Head coach||Mark Briggs|
|Assistant coach||Jámison Olave|
|Goalkeeping coach||Matt Glaeser|
|Video analyst||Preston Gayton|
|Strength and Conditioning Coach||Bryan Russ|
|Head athletic trainer||Marshall Stoddard|
|Head team physician||Stephen Kirk|
|Team administrator||Taymour Roushdi|
|Logistics coordinator||Kasia Kampf|
|Kit man||Alex Caparelli|
Last updated: January 18, 2018
- As of March 29, 2017
|Freddy Juarez||December 23, 2014||December 6, 2016||60||18||28||14||41.7%|
|Mike Petke||December 22, 2016||March 29, 2017||1||1||0||0||100%|
|Mark Briggs||March 29, 2017||Present||12||11||0||1||91.7%|
All-time top goalscorers
- Players in bold are still active; includes all competitive matches.
- As of July 10, 2017.
|11||7 players tied||2|
Year by Year
|Year||Division||League||Regular Season W-L-T||Playoffs||U.S. Open Cup||Avg. Attendance|
|2015||3||USL||7-13-8 12th, Western||Did not qualify||Third Round||4,968|
|2016||3||USL||10-14-6 11th, Western||Did not qualify||Not eligible (MLS Reserve Team)||2,528|
|2017||2||USL||19–5–6 1st, Western||Conference Quarterfinals||Not eligible (MLS Reserve Team)||2,195|
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