Colorado Rapids which is an American professional soccer team used to take part in every season of Major League Soccer as a member of Western Conference. The franchise team represents Denver suburb of Commerce City, Colorado and it is one of the few teams that tested the title of Major League Soccer (MLS) once. They won the MLS title in 2010. The team was founded on 6th June 1995 and it is one of the founding members of Major League Soccer (MLS) and started their journey in the competition in 1996 which was the very first season of MLS. However, our today’s topic is to find out the details of the Colorado Rapids players salaries considering the recent earnings status.
Let’s take a look below where we can find the details of the Colorado Rapids players salaries completely.
Colorado Rapids Players Salaries 2019
|S/N||Player Name||Nation||Current Age||Position||Base Salary||Compensation|
|17.||Bismark Adjei Boateng||Gha||24||MF||–||–|
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Best Paid Players of Colorado Rapids
If we consider the highest paid players in the team, we can see that American goalkeeper Tim Howard is the current highest paid player in the team. He is earning $2,000,000 which is the base salary along with $2,475,000 guaranteed money. The player’s full name is Timothy Matthew Howard and he is the captain of the club Colorado Rapids. He is currently 39 years old and has come to the end of his professional career.
Tim started his career in 1997 with the club North Jersey Imperials and in 1998, he moved to the MetroStars. He is a top-rated American professional goalkeeper who was bought by Manchester United in exchange for US$4 million. He also played for EPL club Everton as well and the transfer cost was £3 million so far. Finally, on 20th March 2016, he moved to the MLS club for three and a half years agreement and now, he is the captain of the team.
Shkelzen Gashi is a Swiss player by birth but playing for Albania national football team since 2013. He is the 2nd highest paid player in the club Colorado Rapids with reported earnings $1,575,000. It is a base salary but the compensation was $1,668,750 as we speak. He played for several clubs in his professional career and in the age of 30, he is playing for USA club so far.
In 2005, he started his career with Zurich and also spent a number of loan periods so far. He also played for Basel from 2014 to 2016. On 1st February 2016, he has joined to the Colorado Rapids so far and till now, he has made 64 appearances and scored 13 goals so far.
According to the above-listed statistics, we can find the details of Colorado Rapids players salaries 2019 which consists of twenty-six players in the squad. Tim Howard and Shkelzen Gashi are the highest paid players in the squad.