Game Preview: Rapids v Galaxy

by Brendan Wyatt August sees the Rapids play five times, with three games at home and 4 of them against California teams.  Today’s game features the LA Galaxy who have won three of their last four games at Dicks Sporting goods Park and are 13-18-5 in Colorado.  The Galaxy will be without Zlatan Ibrahimovic, for…

Game Preview: Rapids V RSL

by Brendan Wyatt It’s a redemption match if anything for the Colorado Rapids as they travel to Sandy, Utah to take on Real Salt Lake.  Many fans will recall that game for a slew of reasons, most of all Tim Howard’s red card in the 20th minute.  That game was the turning point of the…

Game Preview: Rapids v Dynamo

by Brendan Wyatt The Houston Dynamo are in town as the Colorado Rapids look to not only bounce back from the loss in Montreal, but an overall bad week.  MLS drama can easily spill off the pitch and for the Rapids it’s been hard to shake all season.  Houston hasn’t shown to do very well…

Pre-Game: Rapids v Houston

by Brendan Wyatt The Rapids are in Houston tonight, as they look to keep from breaking a club record of losses in a row. Currently they have lost seven straight MLS games.  Five of those games saw the Rapids lose by just a goal, but without that attacking offense fans were promised the streak could…

Pre-Game: Rapids v Whitecaps

by Brendan Wyatt  It’s June so Rapids fans can easily shove away a pointless May and focus on moving forward.  Today’s match against Vancouver could be a small spark in which could ignite a positive point streak for the burgundy boys.   The Whitecaps come to Colorado having drew the last four games; the last…

Pre-Game: Rapids v Timbers.

by Brendan Wyatt Rose City FC (better known as the Portland Timbers) is in town to take on the Colorado Rapids Saturday and burgundy boys are looking to end the 5 game losing skid. They will have their work cut out for them as the Timbers are on a hot streak winning their last five….

Pre-Game: Rapids v NYCFC

by Brendan Wyatt  The Rapids are in New York this week to face NYCFC.  The last time the burgundy boys traveled to Gotham they got smashed 5-1. NYCFC is also undefeated at home so far this season with a 4-0-0 record; it seems as though NYCFC has figured out how to play soccer on a…

Pre-Game: Rapids v New York red Bulls

by Brendan Wyatt The Rapids are back at home to play host to New York Red Bulls.  The Rapids have the edge overall against NYRB with an 18-16-7 record going 11-6-3 at home. The Red Bulls are 5th in the Eastern Conference, with a 5-3-0 record; just one of 3 teams in the league who…

Pre-Game: Sporting KC v Rapids

by Brendan Wyatt If you are looking for more reasons to call the Sporting KC and the Colorado Rapids games a rivalry, consider this fact. Prior to the last match which ended in a 2-2- draw, neither team had scored multiple goas in the same match.     In most cases the Rapids are on the back…

Pre-Game: Rapids v Orlando City SC

by Brendan Wyatt There is not a lot of history when it comes to the matchup between the Colorado Rapids and Orlando City SC.  Just three league games and the Rapids have yet to figure out how to take three points from the relatively new Eastern Conference foe going 0-2-1.  Both teams have new coaches…