Vancouver, on a five-game losing skid, is holding onto the final playoff slot in the West, two places above the Rapids.
|Vancouver Whitecaps (4-4-2): Knighton; YP Lee, DeMerit, Bonjour, Harvey; Camilo, Rochat, Thorrington, Robson; Miller, Mattocks.
DOUBTFUL: FW Omar Salgado (R foot fracture)
QUESTIONABLE: DF Andy O'Brien (R adductor strain)
|Colorado Rapids (4-2-3-1): Pickens; Moor, Wynne, Marshall, Zapata; Larentowicz, Thomas; Cummings, Rivero, Castrillon; Akpan.
OUT: DF Anthony Wallace (L Achilles tear); MF Pablo Mastroeni (headaches); FW Edu (R foot contusion); MF Davy Armstrong (personal medical issue)
QUESTIONABLE: FW Tony Cascio (L ankle sprain)
PROBABLE: FW Omar Cummings (R ankle soreness); FW Conor Casey (R knee soreness)
|DID YOU KNOW?|
- Vancouver took the first two meetings between these teams this season, winning each game 1-0.
- Colorado has lost a club-record nine straight away matches.
- The Whitecaps lost a club-record fifth consecutive game last weekend, going down 1-0 to FC Dallas. Vancouver holds the final playoff spot in the West, two places ahead of Colorado.
- Darren Mattocks has scored seven goals this season, including one the last time these two teams met. However, only two of those goals have come at B.C. Place.