Jul 19, 2022


Colorado Rapids sign Nicholson – “Delighted to welcome Sam back to the club”englishclub.com

Major League Soccerclub Colorado Rapidshave signed Sam Nicholson. The Scottish winger will arrive as a free agent after his contract with League Twoside Bristol Roversexpires on July 1. Nicholson has signed a two-and-a-half deal with the Rapids for whom he played between 2018 and 2020.

Market Value Sam Nicholson S. Nicholson Left Midfield €550Th.

“We’re delighted to welcome Sam back to the club,” Colorado Rapids general manager Pádraig Smith said in a club statement. “Sam is an incredibly talented and versatile attacker with exceptional pace and someone our team and coaching staff are very familiar with from his time with the club. We’re excited to welcome him back at this key juncture in the season and look forward to seeing him continue his career in Burgundy.”

Nicholson managed six goals and five assists in 40 games across all competitions for Bristol Rovers last season. The 27-year-old joined the English club from Colorado in 2020. A flexible midfielder, who predominantly plays on the left, Nicholson has featured in 50 games for the Rapids scoring four goals and four assists for the MLS club.

Gashi, Namli, Max & Co. – Colorado Rapids record signings at a glance Gyasi Zardes | Signed from Columbus Crew in 2022 | Fee: $300,000 &copyimago images

Could grow to $1.4 million if Zardes signs a three-year contract at the end of the 2022 season.


Lalas Abubakar | Signed from Columbus Crew in 2019 | Fee: $400,000 &copyimago images

Was previously on loan.


Aboubacar Keita | Signed from Columbus Crew in 2022 | Fee: $450,000 &copyimago images


Nicolas Benezet | Signed from Guingamp in 2020 | Fee: $550,000 &copyMajor League Soccer


Jonathan Lewis | Signed from NYCFC in 2019 | Fee: $650,000 &copyimago images


Auston Trusty | Signed from Philadelphia Union in 2019 | Fee: $750,000 &copyimago images


Gustavo Vallecilla | Traded from Cincinnati in 2022 | Fee: $850,000 GAM &copyimago images


Max | Signed from Flamengo in 2022 | Fee: $1m &copyimago images


Mark-Anthony Kaye | Signed from LAFC in 2021 | Fee: $1m GAM &copyimago images


Younes Namli | Signed from Krasnodar in 2019 | Loan fee: $1.65m &copyfckrasnodar.ru


Shkëlzen Gashi | Signed from FC Basel in 2016 | Fee: $2.97m &copyimago images


Colorado Rapids sign Nicholson – “Delighted to welcome Sam back to the club”