PODCAST – Hello Colorado Rapids Fans! This week on Holding The High Line, Rabbi and Red finally get down to our 2019 Rapids Season Review. The guys do the shortest MLS Cup preview you’ll find this week. We discuss some recent Rapids news (Mark thought Pablo Mastroeni got added to the U-23 staff with Tab Ramos).
Colorado Rapids Podcast: 2019 Rapids Season Review
We do a comprehensive review of the three coaching eras of the 2019 season. Mark makes an analogy to Tommy Petty songs while Matt is on his way to Mars in 2020. The guys give positional season grades to the forwards, midfielders, defenders, and goalkeepers. We finish off with a smattering of Ask HTHLs.
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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.