Jackson scored the only goal in the 11th minute off a fortunate bounce and FC Dallas held on to beat the Colorado Rapids 1-0 in the teams’ season-opener Saturday night.
Colorado Rapids midfielder Martín Rivero is expected to miss two to three months while recovering from a fracture in his right foot.
Dillon Serna of Brighton is a product of the Colorado Rapids Academy and has become the third local player ever to wear a Rapids jersey.
The Colorado Rapids have acquired midfielder/forward Atiba Harris from the Vancouver Whitecaps in exchange for an international roster spot in the 2015 and ’16 MLS seasons.
The Colorado Rapids found little satisfaction with a two-game winning streak.
Martin Rivero and Kamani Hill scored first-half goals in the Colorado Rapids’ 2-0 victory over Chivas USA on Saturday night.
Robbie Keane scored early in the first half, Christian Wilhelmsson added another goal early in the second half, and the Los Angeles Galaxy posted its fourth consecutive shutout in a 2-0 victory Friday night over Colorado.
The Colorado Rapids have traded midfielder Wells Thompson to the Chicago Fire for a conditional draft pick.
With Conor Casey nursing an injury and Omar Cummings off serving with the Jamaica national team, the struggling Colorado Rapids needed some offense. Andre Akpan and Tony Cascio, two of their younger players, provided all they needed.
Simon Dawkins and Alan Gordon each scored a pair of goals and the San Jose Earthquakes cruised to a 4-1 victory over the Colorado Rapids on Saturday night.