Playoff Positioning Battle vs. Crew This Sunday
June 27, 2010
COMMERCE CITY CO (ColoradoRapids.com) - Your Colorado Rapids travel to Crew Stadium this Sunday Sept. 2 to take on the Columbus Crew in a match fraught with playoff implications; kickoff is at 1:00pm MT on Sunday.
Your Rapids will be facing off against the Crew for the second time this season; the two sides battled to a 0-0 draw in their last meeting at Dick's Sporting Goods Park in front of an Independence Day crowd on July 4 of this year.
The match will be broadcast live on Altitude.
The two teams will be battling for ownership of the 8th and final 2007 MLS Playoffs spot. Your Colorado Rapids currently sit in fourth place in the West on 27 points while Columbus are in the #5 spot in the East also on 27 points. Even though the two teams are tied on points Colorado hold the edge on number of wins.
For the full match preview of this game visit the Colorado Rapids' Official Match-Up Page featuring interactive projected lineups insider game notes and the latest injury and suspension reports by clicking here!
Also don't miss the official Rapids Away-Game Viewing Party for this match! Come watch the game with other exuberant Rapids fans in a fantastic soccer atmosphere with great food and drink specials!
RAPIDS OFFICIAL AWAY-GAME VIEWING PARTY DETAILS FOR THIS MATCH:
WHERE: Casey's Bistro & Pub located at 7301 East 29th Ave. in Stapleton (at the intersection of Quebec and 29th).
WHEN: This Sunday Sept. 2; kickoff is at 1:00pm MT. Get there early to reserve a seat!
WHO: Open and free for fans of all ages to attend!
SPECIALS: For fans wearing Rapids gear get 20% off your entire check! Also you'll get free 'Rapidfire' shot for every Rapids goal scored. Happy hour prices will also be in effect including $1 burgers and $3 drafts!
For the entire Rapids Away-Game Viewing Party schedule for the rest of the 2007 season click here.
We look forward to seeing all Rapids fans at the Away-Game Viewing Party! Come cheer on the Rapids at the official Away-Game Viewing Party with other passionate fans!