Not a ton happening as of late in the Rapidsphere as we begin wrapping up the holidays and 2016.
- MLS 2017 home openers announced…(mlssoccer.com)
- Cronin among top Americans in MLS for 2016…(mlssoccer.com)
- Man City midfield loanee Bismark Adjei-Boateng headed to Colorado?.. (Sporting News)
Rapids opening at home the first week of the season is of course exciting, even if the opponent are the New England Revolution on March 4th, kickoff at 4pm(CST). The Rapids hit the road the following weekend at RBNY on March 11th.
Looking at the comments on the top Americans in MLS 2016 article on mlssoccer.com, there is a lack of respect for our captain. Clearly I’m a bit biased, but I’m certain to say that some of those commenters didnt watch how Cronin along with Azira anchored the defensive midfield in front of the back four in 2016. Also clearly for some reading comprehension is a problem where the title It didnt say Top Americans in MLS all-time, but in 2016.
Looks as if the Rapids are again crossing the pond for hidden talent with Nick Sabetti reporting via sportingnews.com that sources are reporting that Boateng is close to signing with the Rapids. This will be something to keep an eye on over the next few days and weeks.