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Rapids to Stream Upcoming Preseason Matches Against Real Salt Lake, LA Galaxy

Rapids to Stream Upcoming Preseason Matches Against Real Salt Lake, LA Galaxy -

The Rapids announced today that the club will be live streaming two of the team’s preseason friendlies against MLS opponents during the Visit Tuscon Sun Cup.

First, the Rapids will take on Rocky Mountain Cup rival Real Salt Lake on April 3 at 7:00 PM MDT. Next, Colorado will meet Javier ‘Chicharito’ Hernández and the new-look LA Galaxy on April 7 at 4:00 PM. Both matches will be available to watch on These streams will only be available for residents within the Rapids’ local broadcast territory.

The scrimmages against Phoenix Rising FC and Portland Timbers on March 16, Sporting KC on March 20 and New Mexico United on March 27 are closed-door matches with strict COVID-19 protocols and will not have live broadcasts of any kind. For these matches, fans can get updates in real-time through the club’s Live Blog on and coverage on the ground in Tucson via @ColoradoRapids on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. The final preseason tune-up in the Visit Tucson Sun Cup against USL side Phoenix Rising on April 10 will also not be broadcast live.

The Rapids are set to open the 2021 MLS regular season at FC Dallas on Apri 17 and will make their home debut against expansion-side Austin FC on April 24.

Be the first to access single game tickets to all Rapids home matches by signing up for the 2021 priority list here.

Colorado Rapids 2021 Preseason Dates

March 16
Portland Timbers&nbsp;(45 mins.)
11:00 AM MT
March 16
Phoenix Rising FC (45 mins.)
12:00 PM MT
March 20
Sporting KC
4:00 PM MT
March 27
New Mexico United
11:00 AM MT
April 3
Real Salt Lake (Visit Tucson Sun Cup match)
7:00 PM MT
April 7
LA Galaxy (Visit Tucson Sun Cup match)
4:00 PM MT
April 10
Phoenix Rising FC (Visit Tucson Sun Cup match)
8:30 PM MT