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.
Fabian Castillo scored in the 81st minute and FC Dallas ended a 13-game winless streak with a 2-1 victory over Colorado on Saturday.
The Seattle Sounders got back into the win column for the first time in two months, and Steve Zakuani got back into a game for the first time in more than year.
Landon Donovan scored in the 39th minute and goalkeeper Josh Saunders stopped a penalty kick in added time as the Los Angeles Galaxy defeated the Colorado Rapids 2-1 Saturday night.
Landon Donovan scored in the 39th minute and goalkeeper Josh Saunders stopped a penalty kick in added time as the Los Angeles Galaxy earned their first road win, a 2-1 victory over the Colorado Rapids Saturday night.
Omar Cummings scored in the 45th minute and the Colorado Rapids began defense of their MLS title with a 1-0 victory over the Columbus Crew in the wild card match on Thursday night.
Colorado Rapids forward Omar Cummings has made the Major League Soccer All-Star team roster.
Jeff Larentowicz scored twice Wednesday night for the Rapids in a 2-2 tie with the New York Red Bulls.