The Rapids defeated the Fire 4-1 in their last meeting on July 23 of last season. This match is very important in regards to playoff positioning for the Rapids as the Western Conference is extremely close in terms of clubs jostling for postseason positioning in the final stretch of the season; only 9 points separate 2nd and 6th place in the West.
For the full match preview of Saturday's 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.
This Rapids will also be hosting an Official Away-Game Viewing Party for this match! The Rapids invite you to join other soccer fans at The British Bulldog Denver's newest and best soccer bar! The game will be live for your viewing enjoyment with other rabid fans; remember to wear your team gear!
Rapids at Chicago Fire Viewing Party Details:
WHEN: Saturday Aug. 26. Kickoff is at 6:30pm MT live on MLS Direct Kick! The British Bulldog is one of the few places in town who subscribe to the Direct Kick package so make sure you get there early to reserve your spot!
WHERE: The British Bulldog located at 2052 Stout Street in Denver (Broadway and Stout are the cross streets). Phone: 303-295-7974.
COST: Free to attend for fans of all ages!
The Colorado Rapids look forward to seeing all fans out at the British Bulldog for the game on Saturday!