Pre-Game: CCL Game 2 Rapids v Toronto FC

by Brendan Wyatt The Rapids are in Toronto to play game two of the CONCACAF Champions League with the odds stacked against them.  Having lost 0-2 at home last week, the Rapids would need an onslaught of goals and a clean sheet to ensure passage on to the next round.  In all seriousness the Rapids…

He of Little Faith

  https://t.co/NTAX7XK916 — The Voice Of C38 (@TheVoiceOfC38) February 8, 2018 We went, we played…we lost. Twice. We know pre-season results don’t matter but can’t they not matter with a win once in a damn while? We talk about what we saw from Casa Grande–it ain’t much. And we talk a bit about what we…

Powers, Gatt Talk About Moving on After RSL Collapse

By Brian Jennings  In a heartbreaking loss to Rocky Mountain Cup rivals Real Salt Lake Saturday night at home, Colorado was both stunned and gutted at the result.  However, as professionals in a long MLS season, players like Joshua Gatt know they don’t have a lot of time to stew over the mistakes and rue…

Somber Rapids Offer Thoughts on RSL Loss

By Brian Jennings It was an improbable ending to a solid effort for Colorado at home Saturday night against hated rivals Real Salt Lake.  What looked like a circa-2016 Rapids gut check win was swiped late by a stray forearm and a shot out of nowhere sealing the home loss. One bright spot was the…

Scoreline Gets Ugly as Rapids Can’t Capitalize Against SKC

By Brian Jennings The sixth minute in Sunday night’s match between Colorado and Sporting Kansas City was telltale on how the match would eventually play out for the visiting Rapids.  Eric Miller found Marlon Hairston running at goal before trying to pick out Dominque Badji with a low cross but it skidded just in front…

Pre-Game: @ Sporting KC

by Brendan Wyatt It’s game day once again, it might just be me but it seemed like there was a mini off-season.  The Rapids haven’t played a legit game since March 18th and with what the players and coaches are saying, we shouldn’t be too concerned with the gap in competitive play.  A lot has…

Celebrating 10 years @ The Dick Part 3 (All-Star Game)

(The following is a reprint of a match report I published following the MLS All-Star game played at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park in 2007.  As we celebrate the 10thanniversary of the first Rapids game played in Commerce City later this month, please enjoy part 2 of 3 in a series of my favorite moments from…

Parallel Pals

With another week off we start off the show discussing the best MLS action of the weekend.  The Loons got their first ever pro win against the hated Real Salt Lake, which still tastes pretty sweet to us.  LA blew a lead, JJ carded again and Houston slaughters the Red Bulls. But enough of those…

The Doldrums

The Colorado Rapids are on an early season hiatus, and The Voice of C38 is in the Doldrums. While we wait for more match action we discuss the best and worst stadiums in Major League Soccer.  Where have we traveled, where have we lived, and where do we plan to go next? We examine Minnesota…

Loonacy

The Colorado Rapids are Jesus.  Because they raised Minnesota United FC from the dead. If you’re still reeling from the fever dream that was a home draw with the Loons, then you’ll fit right in with this podcast. With guest Marco Cummings from Mile High Sports and MLS we try to find some optimism…like being…