Hello Colorado Rapids fans! Happy Revenge of the Fifth! This week on Holding The High Line, Rabbi and Red get to talk about the Colorado Rapids first win of 2021! We banter about Champions League, CCL and UEFA, and Manchester United fans getting a game postponed. The guys do Big Thing, Bad Thing, Big Thing on the 1-0 win over Vancouver Whitecaps. Then we look ahead to the freefalling Minnesota United as the Rapids look to revenge their playoff loss from last year.
Holding The High Line: Colorado Rapids First Win Recap
When we get to Ask HTHL, Mark discusses what how Ramadan might be affecting Lalas Abubakar. He’s written about this topic before. Then Matt discusses the struggle between rooting for players on your MLS Fantasy team who are playing against the Rapids/other teams you want to root for in the macro.
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About The Hosts
Matt Pollard (Red) and Mark Goodman (Rabbi) are Southern California natives and started HTHL in January of 2018. Red is the Site Manager over at Last Word on Soccer. He has covered the Colorado Rapids as credentialed press since 2016. In his non-soccer free time, he enjoys the outdoors. He is also a host on Last Word SC Radio which is also a member of the Beautiful Game Network. Rabbi relocated to the Pittsburgh area in 2019. He now covers the Pittsburgh Riverhounds for Pittsburgh Soccer Now and soccer in general for American Soccer Analysis.