The Colorado Rapids host the Atlanta Silverbacks Tuesday evening, and like many Americans, the Rapids have been keeping an eye on the World Cup and how the U.S. is fairing.
Colorado Rapids coach and former World Cup player Pablo Mastroeni took issue with Jürgen Klinsmann’s declaration that the United States has zero shot to win the cup in Brazil.
Fabian Castillo scored in the 62nd minute and FC Dallas snapped an eight-game winless streak with a 3-2 win over the Colorado Rapids on Saturday night.
Deshorn Brown scored two goals to lead the Colorado Rapids past the slumping Houston Dynamo 3-0 Sunday night.
Dillon Powers scored on a penalty kick in the fifth minute and added a second- half goal in the Colorado Rapids’ 4-1 victory over the Montreal Impact on Saturday night.
Joao Plata scored his sixth goal of the season and Real Salt Lake remained undefeated with a 2-1 victory over the Colorado Rapids in the opening match of the Rocky Mountain Cup rivalry Saturday night.
Alan Gordon hit the crossbar in the opening minute for San Jose and that was as close as the Earthquakes and the Colorado Rapids got to scoring in their 0-0 draw Saturday.
Former Toronto forward Edson Buddle scored his 99th MLS goal – from close range in the 77th minute – to help the Colorado Rapids beat Toronto FC 1-0 on Saturday.
Jose Mari scored a pair of goals three minutes apart in the second half and the Colorado Rapids came back to beat the Vancouver Whitecaps 2-1 on Sunday.
The Colorado Rapids kick off the season this Saturday against the New York Red Bulls with new head coach Pablo Mastroeni.