SEATTLE — The Seattle Sounders are headed for a mouthwatering rivalry showdown after booking a 2-0 win over the Colorado Rapids in the Western Conference Knockout Round, thanks to strikes on either side of halftime from Brad Evans and Eddie Johnson.
Playoffs in any sports see a city completely get behind their teams, and Colorado is no different.
Leading the support for the Colorado Rapids are pro athletes from the other teams in town, with members of the Denver Broncos, Denver Nuggets, Colorado Avalanche, and Colorado Mammoth giving the team shout outs ahead of Wednesday's Playoff match in Seattle.
SEATTLE SOUNDERS FC v COLORADO RAPIDS
CenturyLink Field, Seattle, Wash.
Oct. 30, 2013 (MLS Cup Playoffs Knockout Round)
Pre-Game show at 8:00 p.m. MT on Altitude 2; match on NBC SN in non-Altitude TV markets
DirecTV: 682 HD | Dish Network: 448 / 9518 HD | Comcast (Denver) 105 / 948 HD
On Sunday night the Seattle Sounders were 13 minutes away from a playoff date against Real Salt Lake. However, after leading 1-0 for nearly an hour, the Sounders conceded a 78th minute goal to LA forward Robbie Keane and the match finished tied at 1-1.
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