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  • July 4, 2013
  • • 9:30 PM
  • • Dick's Sporting Goods Park, Denver, Colorado
  • Referee: Armando Villarreal
  • • Attendance: 18359
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MLS Preview: Colorado Rapids - D.C. United

MLS Preview: Colorado Rapids - D.C. United

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D.C. United, the last team yet to breach double digits in 2013, will chase points in Colorado.

  PROBABLE LINEUPS
Colorado Rapids (4-2-3-1): Irwin; O'Neill, Moor, Mera, Klute; Sturgis, Thomas; Harris, Powers, Cascio; Brown.

INJURY REPORT

OUT: Diego Calderon (R knee surgery)

QUESTIONABLE: Matt Pickens (L arm fracture), Martín Rivero (L quad strain)
  PROBABLE LINEUPS
D.C. United (4-2-3-1): Willis; Riley, Woolard, White, Korb; Kitchen, Rochat; Nyassi, Pontius, Porter; Ruiz.

Injury Report:

OUT: Dwayne De Rosario (R hip flexor strain), Nick DeLeon (R ankle sprain), Dejan Jakovic (L adductor strain), Lewis Neal (pubic stress reaction)
  DID YOU KNOW?
  • When these teams met last season, D.C. won 2-0 for its first win over Colorado in RFK Stadium since 2009.
  • Both teams suffered decade-long winless runs away against each other which ended in 2010.
  • D.C. United has the worst record in MLS, with nine points from 18 games.
  • Following a 1-0 loss to the Vancouver Whitecaps, Ben Olsen criticized the referee. The MLS Disciplinary Committee slapped him with a $2,000 fine for his comments this week.
  • The Rapids are tied for fifth in the Western Conference.

Last Five Matches

Head To Head

Colorado Rapids

New York RB

Wins
2
2
1
Wins

Betting & Predictions

Reader's Predictions

Colorado Rapids RAP
Colorado Rapids Colorado Rapids
Draw
New York Red Bulls NY
New York Red Bulls New York RB
16%
78%

Top 3 Predictions

Colorado Rapids RAP
1 - 2
New York Red Bulls NY
Colorado Rapids RAP
0 - 2
New York Red Bulls NY
Colorado Rapids RAP
0 - 1
New York Red Bulls NY

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