MLS Regular Season
The expansion New York City Football Club (NYCFC), with a starting lineup likely to include international superstar David Villa, will be the opponent Saturday, March 21, when the Colorado Rapids open their 2015 home season at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park. Major League Soccer today released the list of home openers taking place in the month of March.
Last weekend's match at the Vancouver Whitecaps was the final game of the 2014 season for the Colorado Rapids, and so this week's Rapids Podcast reflects upon that, while also casting an early eye to 2015.
At 9.04 p.m MT on Saturday, October 25, a substitution was forced upon Colorado Rapids' head coach, Pablo Mastroeni. Right back Marvell Wynne limped out of the contest at the Vancouver Whitecaps with a hamstring injury, to be replaced by Davy Armstrong, and it was at this point that club history was made.
With confirmation that Chivas USA has played its final match, a 1-0 home win over San Jose Earthquakes on Sunday, here are some facts and stats behind the 28 regular season meetings with the Colorado Rapids. Head-to-head, the Rapids edged the all-time series 14-7-7. The last match between the two provided Chivas USA with a 2-1 win at StubHub Center on October 11.