The Rapids had three players named to the MLS Team of the Week presented by Audi after the 2-0 victory over Minnesota United FC on October 13.
Cole Bassett rose to the occasion during his first MLS start and helped the Rapids secure valuable road points. The 17-year-old midfielder opened some eyes among Rapids fans and across the league as he showed a soccer IQ and technical ability well beyond his years. Overall he made 54 passes, completing 75.93 percent of them.
The Rapids return to action this Sunday against the San Jose Earthquakes at Avaya Stadium with kickoff is slated for 3:00 PM. (Altitude 2)
Team of the Week: Penilla (NE), Vela (LAFC), Asad (DC), Caldwell (NE), Canouse (DC), Ulloa (DAL), Bassett (COL), Silva (LAFC), Mancienne (NE), Miller (MIN), Hamid (DC)
Coach: Bob Bradley (LAFC)
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The Team of the Week presented by Audi is voted on by the MLSsoccer.com editorial staff.