"We are pleased to add a striker with the international experience Tom has said head coach Fernando Clavijo. "Tom impressed us with his forward play when we had him in camp with us in London."
The Glasgow-born attacker spent most of his career with Hibernian in Edinburgh. He played for Hibs for eight years after signing as a trainee in August 1997 but spent loan spells with East Fife Airdrie and Boston United during that time.
In other roster moves today the Rapids also waived defender Dan Gargan and midfielder Scott Campbell.
Tom McManus – Forward
DOB: February 28 1981
Hometown: Glasgow Scotland
Last Club: Dunfermline Athletic FC
Status: International/Senior Roster
Colorado Rapids – Sign forward Tom McManus and waive defender Dan Gargan and midfielder Scott Campbell.