Saturday's Rapids at Galaxy Match Preview
June 27, 2010
COMMERCE CITY CO (ColoradoRapids.com) - Your Colorado Rapids will look to continue their dominance thus far this season over the LA Galaxy with their match at the Home Depot Center scheduled for this Saturday June 7.
(Watch video of Rapids players and coaches previewing the match at LA via Rapids All-Access video by clicking here).
Download the complete Game Notes Guide assembled by the Rapids Media Dept for this match featuring game notes head-to-head stats all-time records and much more by clicking here!
In their last regular season match your Rapids defeated FC Dallas 2-1 off goals from Tom McMauns and Conor Casey. (View video highlights from last weekend's game by clicking here).
Saturday's match will be broadcast live on Altitude and kickoff is set for 8:30pm 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 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 (5-5-0 15 points first place in the Western Conference) will face off against LA (4-4-2 14 points 2nd place in the Western Conference) for the second time in regular season play this year.
In 2008 vs. Los Angeles to date the Rapids hold a distinct advantage as Colorado are 2-0-0 in all competitions this year vs. the Galaxy. The Rapids completely dismantled the Galaxy 4-0 on Opening Day March 29 and then knocked them out of qualifying for the 2008 US Open Cup with a 1-0 win over LA on May 27.
The Rapids will look to improve upon their lifetime road record vs. the Galaxy against whom they are 4-17-2 all-time when playing in California.
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 8:30pm MT. Get there early to reserve a seat!
WHO: Open and free for fans of all ages to attend!
The Rapids look forward to seeing all fans for the official viewing party on Saturday!