MLS Regular Season
Victory over the Vancouver Whitecaps last weekend signaled the resumption of MLS action for the Colorado Rapids, which continues this Friday with the home game against Columbus Crew. This meeting with the Crew, on 4th July, is the last home game for the Rapids until the end of the month.
COLORADO RAPIDS vs COLUMBUS CREW
DICK’S SPORTING GOODS PARK, Commerce City, Colo.
July 4, 2014 (WEEK 17, MLS Game #151)
7:30 p.m. MT (Altitude)
The Colorado Rapids and Commerce City will host the 19th Annual 4thFest presented by Westerra Credit Union on Friday, July 4th at Dick's Sporting Goods Park. The fun-filled day-long event, includes a free community festival, the match between the Rapids and Columbus Crew presented by HealthONE, and the largest fireworks show in the state. TICKETS.
Colorado Rapids midfielder José Mari is set to miss as many as four MLS games after suffering a left ankle sprain in training on Friday.
The 26-year-old, who arrived this year having been at Spanish side Real Zaragoza, was forced to leave the practice session early and then subsequently missed the 2-0 home win over the Vancouver Whitecaps.
Once upon a time, in a faraway land, lived a young boy who had bestowed upon him magical powers. Emerging from the city known as Montevideo, the small child worked hard on the craft that would one day allow him to venture forth and grow still further.
Hands up who missed the Colorado Rapids’ number seven these past seven weeks? In one flick and scissor-kick, Vicente Sánchez showed his worth to the side as they ended Vancouver Whitecaps’ unbeaten run.
Dillon Powers' third goal of the season - the opener against Vancouver Whitecaps on Saturday - is among the nominees for the AT&T MLS Goal of the Week.
Having received a deflected Marvell Wynne cross, the 2013 MLS Rookie of the Year swiftly turned Russell Teibert and clinically finished beyond David Ousted.