VIDEO ABOVE: While MLS parity shuffles players throughout the league, talent also moves within clubs. In this Current of Colorado video, watch Sounders homegrown Darwin Jones (#17) dribble through Switchbacks FC in Colorado Springs to score for Sounders 2 on September 17, 2016. Jones is now with the first team, and you can hear Sounders head coach Brian Schmetzer describe player movement back in […]
Dick’s Sporting Goods Park/Broomfield Commons — From the top of the Colorado soccer pyramid and the top of the Colorado Amateur Soccer League, two semifinals went into extra time on Sunday. The Rapids beat the Los Angeles Galaxy to reach the MLS Western Conference Finals with a Shkëlzen Gashi aggregate equalizer, stout defending for 120 minutes, […]
Dick’s Sporting Goods Park AND United Premier Soccer League stadiums in Colorado, southern California, Arizona, Nevada, and Idaho — Like two huge snowstorms for ski season, Colorado soccer will receive short-term and long-term bounty from California. Short-term: On Sunday, Leg Two of the Rapids/gaLAxy MLS Western Conference semifinal series kicks off at noon in Commerce City. The Los […]
Current of Colorado founder Patrick Shea became a soccer player in 1968, a coach in 1979, a journalist in 1985, and a film operator in 2015. The first three milestones don’t matter much, but they continue to help with the fourth: Current of Colorado Soccer Filming Services. Throughout his USSF D license training, Shea heard the […]
Colorado — Today marks the start of the CHSSA boys high school playoffs throughout Colorado.
Dick’s Sporting Goods Park — The Colorado Rapids finished the 2016 regular season undefeated at home on Sunday afternoon, a 1–1 draw with the Houston Dynamo. Pablo Mastroeni’s men will watch MLS Knockout games this week to see who they travel to face on October 30. The return leg of the MLS Conference Semifinals will be at […]
Current of Colorado tried before, tried again, and will try next year as well. For now, we’ll donate $197 to America SCORES.
If you can juggle, you can raise money for America SCORES along with Colorado Rapids midfielder Dillon Powers. Solicit sponsors to pay a per-juggle rate, and then keep the ball up as long as possible. Check out this video of Powers juggling 2,824 times and describing the #MileHighJuggleTry fundraiser for America SCORES. The challenge runs […]
Switchbacks Stadium — If you haven’t heard the national anthem performed by the High Altitude Trombone Quartet at Switchbacks Stadium this summer, listen here while catching glimpses of Christian Ibeagha demonstrating center-back defending and teamwork throughout 2016.
Switchbacks Stadium — Jordan Burt took a throw-in six minutes into the USL Western Conference quarterfinal at Switchbacks Stadium on Friday night. Captain Luke Vercollone received a push in the back, and Burt took the free kick quickly. Miguel Gonzalez stripped the ball on the far side and dropped it to Mike Seth, who pushed it […]