COMMERCE CITY CO – The Colorado Rapids are inviting fans to join the team staff and Colorado's soccer media members at The British Bulldog this Friday January 18 at noon for a special lunchtime 2008 MLS SuperDraft Party!
Come share in the excitement to watch the MLS SuperDraft live in a great soccer atmosphere as the Rapids select their newest additions to take to the pitch for this coming season!
The British Bulldog is located at 2052 Stout Street in Lodo (at the intersection of Broadway and Stout Streets).
The 2008 SuperDraft will consist of four rounds in this year’s edition and the Baltimore Convention Center will be the backdrop as young soccer stars take their first steps toward their professional dreams.
The Rapids own the fifth overall selection in the first round followed with picks in the third round (36th overall) and fourth round (47th and 49th overall). The draft order is determined by reverse order of finish in 2007 with the exception of San Jose the 2008 expansion team that will select with the top spot in each round.
MLS broadcast partner ESPN2 will carry the first hour of the draft live at 12pm MST. MLSNet.com will also lead coverage on-site in Baltimore with live streaming video of the entire four-round event.
Rapids Alumni Player and radio host Marcelo Balboa will also be conducting a special draft-day radio show live titled "MLS SuperDraft Live With Marcelo Balboa" from The British Bulldog on Mile High Sports Radio Station KCKK 1510am allowing Rapids fans in attendance to have the exclusive opportunity to hear interviews from the Rapids' draft choices from Baltimore after each selection and insight from the Rapids management and coaches as well as take part in the official radio broadcast of the event.
Join the Rapids Marcelo Balboa's radio show Colorado's soccer media members mascots and other fans for this special lunchtime event on Friday!
For this event the Bulldog will be offering a Rapids lunchtime special of fish and chips for only $7.50 and fans can stay until 3:00pm when their daily Happy Hour special starts featuring well drinks draft beer and Long Island Iced Teas for two for the price of one!
The British Bulldog Denver's best soccer pub in addition to showing Colorado Rapids matches also opens every Saturday and Sunday at 7AM for all those fans who want to watch English Premier League contests live. For more information on The British Bulldog including specials and match schedules visit their official website by clicking here