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Special Olympics | Colorado Rapids vs Real Salt Lake | Preview | August 25, 2018

This match preview for the Colorado Rapids Special Olympics Unified Team is brought to you by Coca-Cola.

The Colorado Rapids Special Olympics Unified team will host their final match of the season this Saturday, August 25 at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park against Special Olympics Utah. The match will take place tentatively at 9:00 PM following the conclusion of the first team’s match.

The teams have received coaching, instruction and mentoring from both Colorado Rapids and Real Salt Lake players. The 11v11 match will feature two 20-minute halves and a five-minute halftime. The match is free and open to the public.

Colorado Rapids roster presented by adidas: 

  • Michael Aponte, #15
  • Elyse Bradney, #13
  • Jaquan Caddy, #22
  • Luis Cervantes, #27
  • Ashley Charette, #17
  • Alan Delgado, #19
  • Cole Duggan, #24
  • Grant Ho, #4
  • Arturo Lopez, #12
  • Luis Miranda, #7
  • Kayden Mitchell, #8
  • Samir Mohamed #6
  • Dallas Panell, #10
  • Michael Shumake, #11
  • Langston Smith, #20
  • Nate Wade, #9

Through the generosity and financial support of our corporate partners adidas, Cardel Homes, Coca-Cola, DICK'S Sporting Goods and Transamerica the program has continued to grow each year.

The last time the Rapids faced Real Salt Lake Unified was in August of 2016 at Real Tinto Stadium in Salt Lake City. The Rapids ended up falling 3-2 after a penalty shootout.

For more information on the team or to purchase tickets, visit www.ColoradoRapids.com or call 303-825-GOAL.

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