Playoffs Begin Saturday Night at Invesco Field! - The Colorado Rapids have finished the 2005 MLS Regular Season in 3rd place in the Western Conference.

After last weekend's action the Rapids have learned their opponent for the first round (Conference Semifinals) of the 2005 MLS Cup Playoffs: FC Dallas who finished in the #2 spot.

The Rapids will host the first match of the 2-game Conference Semifinals this Saturday October 22nd at Invesco Field. (For the full match preview of this 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.)

Single tickets are now on sale for the Rapids home playoff match. The Rapids are also offering the "Fat City Youth Night Special" which gives fans ages 16 & under the chance to attend the game free of charge. For more information on playoff tickets and the Youth Night Promotion CLICK HERE.

At halftime of the home game this Saturday the Rapids will unveil the 2005 Colorado Rapids Individual Player Awards. For more on this story and to view the categories of awards CLICK HERE.

Saturday's match will also see a special pregame Rapids "Buck-a-Bud" Playoff Party presented by The Village at Legacy Ridge with $1 beers from 5:00-7:00pm in the pregame party tent outside the stadium! For more information on the Buck-a-Bud Playoff Party CLICK HERE.

The Colorado Rapids Community Care Foundation will also be on site Saturday night collecting donations for the "Fabrice Noel Fund