COMMERCE CITY CO (ColoradoRapids.com) - It'll be a match of familiar faces this Saturday night as your Colorado Rapids play host to ex-Rapids player Joe Cannon Landon Donovan and the rest of the Los Angeles Galaxy this Saturday May 26 at 6:30pm at Dick's Sporting Goods Park.
Saturday's game will be the first match of the year between these 2 clubs and the first time they have faced each other since the blockbuster trade that sent goalkeeper Joe Cannon to the LA side in return for starters Herculez Gomez and Ugo Ihemelu.
Your Rapids currently are sitting in 2nd place in the Western Conference on 12 points while LA are in the #5 slot in the West on 5 points.
For the full match preview of this game visit the Colorado Rapids' Official Match-Up Page featuring interactive projected lineups insider game notes and the latest injury and suspension reports by clicking here!
Saturday's game is also the Rapids' annual Military Appreciation Night! All members of the military can get 1/2-priced tickets when they present a military ID. Also as part of the Rapids' Military Appreciation Night celebrations arrive early to check out helicopters humvees and other military vehicles in the Military Apprectiation Night fan interaction zone presented by the Colorado National Guard!
Less than 500 tickets remain to Saturday's match and the game will sell out very soon! If you haven't already purchased single game tickets to this match you can do so online by clicking here
Rapids fans should also plan to arrive to the stadium early on Saturday as Real Colorado's annual youth soccer tournament is taking place on all 24 fields of the Dick's Sporting Goods Park complex all day Saturday and thousands of youth soccer families will be utilizing the fields complex in addition to all the fans coming for the Rapids game!
Fans are encouraged to take the following routes to Dick’s Sporting Goods Park to best avoid delays on Saturday:
Exit onto Vasquez Blvd. and go north to 60th Ave.; turn right and proceed to the stadium.
OR: exit onto Colorado Blvd. and go north to 64th Ave.; turn right and proceed to the stadium.
-Fans entering Dick’s Sporting Goods Park from 60th Ave will park in Lots H & G
-Fans entering Dick’s Sporting Goods Park from 64th Ave will park Lots A & AA
-To avoid traffic delays please avoid taking Quebec Ave to 56th Ave. to enter or exit Dick’s Sporting Goods Park.
For more information fans can call the Rapids at (303) 825-GOAL.
The Colorado Rapids look forward to seeing fans for all the festivities at Saturday night's home game at Dick's Sporting Goods Park!