2010s Colorado Rapids Decade Team Best XI

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EDITORIAL – Last Word on Soccer continues to come up with evergreen reading material with COVID-19 shutting down the soccer world. This includes visiting a few topics we previously did not have time for. The decade of the 2010s was a mixed bag for the Colorado Rapids. They started off lifting the only major trophy […] READ MORE




Atlanta United Preview: Five Stripes vs. Columbus Crew Preview

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ATLANTA, GA (August 14, 2018) – For the second time this season, Atlanta United FC will play Columbus Crew SC in a game between heavyweights in the Eastern Conference. Atlanta is currently 1st (2nd in PPG) in the east while Columbus is 4th. The previous meeting ended in a 2-0 win for Atlanta United. Atlanta […] READ MORE


Atlanta United Drops Two Points At Home to Toronto FC: Player Ratings

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Editorial (August 5, 2018) – After the MLS All-Star Game, Atlanta United FC looked to get back on track against an always tough opponent in Toronto FC. Atlanta United drops points despite dominating the game from a statistical standpoint but ultimately it was a game of momentum. Atlanta United Drops Two Points At Home to […] READ MORE


Video Assistant Referee Takes Steps Forward in Atlanta

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An entertaining match on Sunday night between Atlanta United and the New York Red Bulls had a little bit of everything, including more use of the Video Assistant Referee than usual. Last Word on Soccer takes a look at the progression of VAR and its usage in Sunday's match. READ MORE


LA Galaxy Defense set to Face Atlanta United’s High-Powered Attack

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Carson, Calif. – The LA Galaxy return home following an unimaginative 1-0 victory against the Chicago Fire. The windy city lived up to its billing as 20-30 mph winds caused havoc throughout the 90-minute contest. Despite goalkeeper David Bingham’s goal kicks floating back to his defense like a paratrooper descending onto Normandy during Operation Neptune, […] READ MORE