The Rapids can tie Real Salt Lake for second in the Western Conference with a win on Wednesday night.Many MLS sides are currently weakened by international absences prior to the World Cup, but two lucky full-strength squads will clash Wednesday night in Colorado.
The Chicago Fire travel to Dick‘s Sporting Goods Park to face the Colorado Rapids (9 p.m. ET, MLS LIVE) on Wednesday in the teams’ only meeting of the 2014 season.
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The Rapids are riding a two-game win streak, with both victories coming at home. Deshorn Brown scored twice in an easy 3-0 win against Houston last weekend.
Chicago managed a 1-1 draw with the Galaxy last weekend, which kept the team ninth in the Eastern Conference – only ahead of last-place Montreal.