Generation adidas Cup

Rapids slated to play in the 2017 Generation adidas Cup Finals in Frisco, Texas April 7-15

Colorado Rapids are one of 16 clubs set to feature in the Champions Division at next month’s Generation adidas Cup in Frisco, Texas.

They have been drawn in Group C, alongside Atlanta United FC, C.A. River Plate of Argentina and Spanish side Malaga CF.

Their first game is against Malaga on April 7, to be followed by Atlanta (April 9) and then River Plate (April 11). The final group match will be streamed live on All streamed matches will also have video review.

The Rapids are one of eight MLS Development Academies involved, with the remaining teams drawn from Argentina, Brazil, Ecuador, Germany, Mexico and Spain. Notable clubs that are sending academy sides include Real Madrid, Flamengo, Estudiantes and Club Tijuana.

Rapids’ DA qualified for the international competition after finishing second in the West Region last October, behind LA Galaxy.

The 2017 GA Cup final will take place inside Toyota Stadium - home of FC Dallas - on April 15.

Date Opponent Venue Kickoff
Friday, April 7 Malaga CF Toyota Stadium, Field 5 1.30 p.m. MT
Sunday, April 9 Atlanta United FC Toyota Stadium, Field 7 1.30 p.m. MT
Tuesday, April 11 C.A. River Plate Toyota Stadium, Field 8 3.45 p.m. MT