Podcast (April 22, 2019) – Hello Rapids Fans! Welp, this predictable and not fun. This week on Holding The High Line with Rabbi and Red, we recap the loss to Chicago Fire. The guys talk about Kei Kamara, all the things wrong with the backline and more. That turns into an existential crisis about the state of the Colorado Rapids and if and how this season can be not as bad as last year.
Colorado Rapids Podcast: Rapids Losing Streak Continues
Then we move onto Atlanta United FC. Red brings in the guys from Home Before Dark for a segment of Know Thy Enemy. We finish the show with predictions for Saturday and one Ask HTHL.
Oh and Matt’s going to London to see Fulham play on Saturday and he’s very excited.
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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.