Colorado Rapids first home match of 2019 set for March 2 against the Portland Timbers

In conjunction with Major League Soccer, Colorado Rapids Soccer Club announced today that the club’s 2019 regular season home opener will take place on Saturday, March 2 against the Portland Timbers. Kickoff at DICK’s Sporting Goods Park is scheduled for 4:00 PM.

The Rapids, who are 14-3-6 all-time in home openers, are currently riding a five-game unbeaten streak (3-0-2). In addition, Colorado and Portland will open up the regular season in Commerce City for the third time after the two sides battled to a 2-0 win in the inaugural match of the 2014 campaign, and before that a 3-1 win in 2011.

During the 2019 MLS regular season, each club will play 34 games, including 17 home games and 17 away games. Teams will face each of their conference opponents twice during the season, with one game at home and one game away. All teams will face each non-conference opponent once.

Colorado’s full 2019 regular season schedule, including all match dates and kickoff times will be announced at a later date. For more information or to purchase tickets, please visit or call 303-825-GOAL.  



Ticket Information:

General Public: 

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2019 Major League Soccer Regular Season Home Openers

All times are MT. Home teams listed first. Schedule is subject to change.

Saturday, March 2, 2019 
11 AM – Philadelphia Union vs Toronto FC (Talen Energy Stadium) 
12:30 PM – Orlando City SC vs New York City FC (Orlando City Stadium)
2:30 PM – Columbus Crew SC vs New York Red Bulls (MAPFRE Stadium)
2:30 PM – FC Dallas vs New England Revolution (Toyota Stadium)
4 PM – Houston Dynamo vs Real Salt Lake (BBVA Compass Stadium)
4 PM – Colorado Rapids vs Portland Timbers (Dick’s Sporting Goods Park)
4 PM – Vancouver Whitecaps FC vs Minnesota United FC (BC Place)
6 PM – LA Galaxy vs Chicago Fire (Dignity Health Sports Park)
8 PM – Seattle Sounders FC vs FC Cincinnati (CenturyLink Field)
8 PM – San Jose Earthquakes vs Montreal Impact (Avaya Stadium)

Sunday, March 3, 2019
4 PM – D.C. United vs Atlanta United (Audi Field)
6 PM – LAFC vs Sporting Kansas City (Banc of California Stadium)

Saturday, March 9, 2019
11 AM – Chicago Fire vs Orlando City SC (SeatGeek Stadium)
12 PM – New England Revolution vs Columbus Crew SC (Gillette Stadium)
4 PM – Real Salt Lake vs Vancouver Whitecaps FC (Rio Tinto Stadium)

Sunday, March 10, 2019
1 PM –  New York City FC vs D.C. United (Yankee Stadium)
1 PM – Sporting Kansas City vs Philadelphia Union (Children’s Mercy Park)
3 PM – Atlanta United vs FC Cincinnati (Mercedes-Benz Stadium) 

Saturday, March 16, 2019
TBD – New York Red Bulls vs San Jose Earthquakes (Red Bull Arena)

Sunday, March 17, 2019
11:30 AM – Toronto FC vs New England Revolution (BMO Field)
3 PM – FC Cincinnati vs Portland Timbers (Nippert Stadium)


Saturday, April 13, 2019
11 AM – Montreal Impact vs Columbus Crew SC (Saputo Stadium)
3 PM – Minnesota United FC vs NYCFC (Allianz Field)

Saturday, June 1, 2019
8:30 PM – Portland Timbers vs LAFC (Providence Park)


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