This Saturday's Rapids at Chicago Match Preview
June 27, 2010
COMMERCE CITY CO (ColoradoRapids.com) - Your Colorado Rapids will look to continue their impressive form on the road this year as they travel to Toyota Park this Saturday to take on the Chicago Fire.
In their last match your Rapids dropped a home match 2-0 to the San Jose Earthquakes. (View video highlights from last weekend's game by clicking here).
Saturday's match will be broadcast live nationally on HDNet and kickoff is set for 6:30pm MT.
Rapids fans will be gathering for the official Rapids Away-Game Viewing Party for Saturday's match at The British Bulldog located at Stout and Broadway in Lodo. For more information on location and specials see details at the bottom of this page. The viewing party is free and open to fans of all ages to attend so wear your Rapids jersey and come join other fans to watch the game live in a great soccer atmosphere on Saturday!
Colorado (2-2-0 6 points 2nd place in the Western Conference) will face off against Chicago (2-1-1 7 points 4th place in the Eastern Conference) for the first time this season.
The Rapids will look to improve upon their liftime results against the Fire against whom they hold a 10-13-5 all-time record.
Last year the Rapids and Fire split their season series evenly with 2 draws in their 2 encounters (1-1 on April 15 at Dick's Sporting Goods Park and a 0-0 result at Toyota Park on July 1).
For the full match preview of this game visit the Colorado Rapids' Official Match-Up Page featuring interactive projected lineups insider game notes head-to-head stats and the latest injury and suspension reports by clicking here!
RAPIDS OFFICIAL AWAY-GAME VIEWING PARTY DETAILS FOR THIS MATCH:
WHERE: The British Bulldog located at 2052 Stout Street (the corner of Stout and Broadway in Lodo).
WHEN: Kickoff is at 6:30pm MT. Get there early to reserve a seat!
WHO: Open and free for fans of all ages to attend!
SPECIALS: Get 2-for-1 drinks from 5-7pm!
The Rapids look forward to seeing all fans for the viewing party on Saturday!