Podcast – Hello Rapids fans! This week on Holding The High Line, we have a lot of league news to discuss with the Colorado Rapids double game week this week. The guys recap the state of the #AUnitedFront give events at DSG Park earlier this year. We say adios to Johan Blomberg and discuss the state of the coaching search given recent events.
Colorado Rapids Podcast: Colorado Rapids Double Game Week Preview
We do Good Thing, Bad Thing, Big Thing on Saturday’s win over the San Jose Earthquakes. The guys then turn to Minnesota United FC and the Houston Dynamo. We discuss how the teams are different from when they visited Commerce City and what the Pids can do to get lots of points this week. This episode ends with some Jonathan Lewis and Andre Shinyashiki talk for AskHTHL.
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Matt Pollard is the Site Manager for Last Word on Soccer and an engineer by day. A Colorado Convert, he started covering the Colorado Rapids as a credentialed member of the press in 2016, though he’s watched MLS since ’96. When he’s not watching or writing about soccer, he’s being an outdoorsman (mostly skiing and hiking) in this beautiful state or trying a new beer. For some reason, he thought that starting a podcast with Mark was a good idea and he can’t figure out how to stop this madness. He also hosts Last Word SC Radio.
Mark Goodman, the artist formally known as Rapids Rabbi, moved to Colorado in 2011. Shortly thereafter he went to Dick’s Sporting Goods Park, saw Lee Nguyen dribble a ball with the silky smoothness of liquid chocolate cascading into a Bar Mitzvah fountain, and promptly fell head over heels in love with domestic soccer. When not watching soccer or coaching his son’s U-8 team, he’s generally studying either Talmud or medieval biblical exegesis. Which explains why he watches so much MLS, probably. Having relocated to Pittsburgh in 2019, he covers the Pittsburgh Riverhounds of the USL for Pittsburgh Soccer Now. His popular Back Pass column will feature at the Denver Post this season.