With better techniques in navigating the long and punishing season of MLS, Axel Sjöberg displayed a meteoric rise in 2016.
In a lost season, the Colorado Rapids' offseason needs are clear. How the club will address them is not.
In the midst of a lost season, Dominique Badji and Stefan Aigner provide hope for the future.
There are plenty of elite soccer clubs in Colorado, but the thing that sets apart the Rapids Academy is the path it can provide to Major League Soccer.
The Rapids head coach believes one of the best ways his team can improve is through internal competition.
The man synonymous with Colorado soccer is getting the recognition he's long deserved.
The Rapids lost their fifth straight match on Friday night, but one transcending moment during the 90 minutes mattered more than the game on the field.
Howard had his 40th international clean sheet, second only to Kasey Keller's 47 for the USMNT.
He holds the distinction of being the first player in MLS history to be loaned within the MLS, as the Rapids loaned him to the Houston Dynamo in 2014.
If the Colorado Rapids had held on to all their lost late-game points, they would be tied for second place in the Western Conference.