Saturday's Rapids at Toronto Match Preview
June 27, 2010
COMMERCE CITY CO (ColoradoRapids.com) - Your Colorado Rapids will look to jump back into first place this Saturday as they travel to Canada to take on Toronto FC.
Kickoff is set for 5:00pm MT at BMO Field. The match will be broadcast live in Colorado on Altitude.
(To watch Rapids players and coaches previewing the match at Toronto in the latest Rapids All Access video click here).
In their last match your Rapids mounted a great comeback on Saturday at the Home Depot Center but fell a bit short losing 3-2 to Los Angeles. (View video highlights from last weekend's game by clicking here).
Rapids fans will be gathering for the official Rapids Official Away-Game Viewing Party for Saturday's match at Sobo 151. For more information see the 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 (5-6-0 15 points second place in the Western Conference) will face off against Toronto (5-4-2 17 points 4th place in the Eastern Conference) for the first time in regular season play this year.
The Rapids have only faced off against the second-year club from north of the border twice all-time and have split the series against them with each team winning their respective home matches. Colorado were the victor in their last encounter recording a 2-1 result on Oct. 14 2007 at Dick's Sporting Goods Park.
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: Sobo 151 located at 151 South Broadway (near the intersection of Broadway and Alameda in Denver).
WHEN: Kickoff is at 5:00pm MT. Get there early to reserve a seat!
WHO: Open and free for fans of all ages to attend!
SPECIALS: $2 Bud Light drafts $3 hot wings and $4 180 energy shots during the game! Also enter the door prize raffle for the chance to win free tickets to the next Rapids home game!
The Rapids look forward to seeing all fans for the official viewing party on Saturday!