Rapids Travel to Battle DC United Saturday Night

ColoradoRapids.com - This weekend the Rapids travel to RFK Stadium to take on DC United in a pivotal match that could go a long way for the Rapids in the march to secure a playoff berth.

The match will kick off at 5:30pm (MT) this Saturday night Sept. 17 and the game will be broadcast live on Altitude in Colorado with the Rapids Pregame Show starting at 5:00pm.

The Rapids have won both of the thier two previous encounters with the MLS defending champions United this season: a 1-0 victory on Sept. 3 at Invesco Field and a 6-2 drubbing in Oneonta NY in the Hall of Fame Game on August 29.

Rapids fans could see brand-new signing Jovan Kirovski in action for the Black & Blue for the first time in this match. However the Rapids' other newly-acquired striker Diego Serna is still awaiting paperwork before he can make his first appearance.

For the full Rapids preview of this match including projected lineups the latest injury report miscellaneous game notes broadcast information head-to-head stats and more visit the Rapids MatchUp Page by CLICKING HERE.