Time and broadcast info changed for Rapids match vs. LA Galaxy on July 27

Match vs defending MLS Cup champs now kicks off at 5 p.m. MT

Sellout crowd at Dick's Sporting Goods Park on May 25, 2013

Photo Credit: 
Bart Young / Colorado Rapids

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (Tuesday, July 9, 2013) – The Colorado Rapids match on July 27 against the LA Galaxy has been moved to a 5:00 p.m. MT kickoff, and will be now broadcast live on ESPN2 and ESPN Deportes. The match is the only meeting between Colorado and LA at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park this season, and tickets are available by calling 303-825-GOAL or clicking here.

The match was originally scheduled for 7:00 p.m. MT but has been moved two hours earlier to 5:00 p.m. MT in order to be broadcast live nationally on ESPN2 and ESPN Deportes. The Rapids and the Galaxy, which features Robbie Keane, Landon Donovan and Omar Gonzalez, have been fighting in the standings all season, with LA currently three points ahead with a game in hand.

The Rapids visit Albuquerque, New Mexico this week for an international friendly match against Santos Laguna on Friday night with tickets on sale now. Colorado returns to MLS action on Wednesday, July 17 when it hosts the New England Revolution at 7:00 p.m. MT at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park.