Preseason

Preseason

Nick LaBrocca with Chivas USA

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Former Rapids draft pick could be back after team acquired his rights for Avila's from Chivas
Tue, 01/22/2013
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Edson Buddle with the U.S. National Team

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Forward sidelined with knee injury, will be further evaluated by Rapids staff
Tue, 01/22/2013
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Marcello Castro at Sacred Heart

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Center back was not invited to Combine but was identified by Rapids scouts
Tue, 01/22/2013
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Machael David at the MLS Combine

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Born in Nigeria and raced in Italy, David adapted well to star at national powerhouse
Tue, 01/22/2013
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Supplemental Draft picks 2013

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Four college players could be joining preseason camp in upcoming days
Tue, 01/22/2013
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Cesar Romero marked by Atiba Harris

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Romero previously played for Chivas USA; Diaz has played professionally in Europe and Brazil
Mon, 01/21/2013
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Nathan Sturgis functional movement test

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Functional Movement Screening allows staff to identify areas to work on for each player
Sat, 01/19/2013
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Ruben Luna functional movement test

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Six players invited to preseason camp, take part in early exams
Fri, 01/18/2013
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Players playing keep away on Jan. 17, 2013

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Roster players complete physicals, will begin fitness tests on Friday
Thu, 01/17/2013
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Depth - forward

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Buddle, Akpan, Hill, and Harbottle ensure new era up top for Colorado
Thu, 01/17/2013
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Depth - left wing

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Castrillon, Harbottle, and Casio make this a solid position that should create goals
Thu, 01/17/2013
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Depth - right mid

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Rivero, Harris, Mullan each bring something different to play on the right
Wed, 01/16/2013
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Depth - holding mid

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Thomas, Mastroeni, O'Neill, and Sturgis will hold down the midfield in front of defense
Wed, 01/16/2013
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Many solid players have been selected with the same picks the Rapids have in 2013
Wed, 01/16/2013
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Depth - Right back

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Wynne, Mullan, and Armstrong provide speed, experience, and youth out right
Wed, 01/16/2013
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