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…

Kellyn Acosta Joins Burgundy from Rival FC Dallas

By Brian Jennings Colorado added a young, dynamic player Monday morning as Kellyn Acosta’s move from FC Dallas in exchange for leading scorer Dominique Badji became final.  Granted, the Rapids sent their leading goal-scorer elsewhere in the division, however, Acosta is a huge talent that had been lost in the shuffle as of late and…

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…

Rapids Drop a Head-Scratcher to Vancouver

By Brian Jennings Colorado came out on the wrong side of the scoreboard for the seventh straight time in 2018 after once again dominating in statistics but falling short on finishing more than one of many chances at goal.  The first half was basically the telling frame as the Rapids had the advantage in possession,…

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…

Blomberg Ready to Get Back to Work

By Brian Jennings Amongst Colorado’s many issues early in 2018, injuries to key components rank right up towards the top. No less than 3 starters have been out long-term, with one being an important part of the new 5-man midfield attack in Johan Blomberg. After chalking up a bothersome knee to normal wear and tear,…

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….