The LA Galaxy are back on the winning track, and hope to stay that way; on the road to face the Colorado Rapids at Dick's Sporting Goods Park. Here are the relevant details of Saturday night's MLS matchup:
Records: Galaxy (2-3-0, 6 pts); Rapids (3-3-0, 9 pts)
Location: Dick's Sporting Goods Park; Commerce City, Colorado
Time: 6:00 p.m. PDT
TV: KDOC with Mark Rogondino and Kobi Jones
Goals Per Match: Galaxy 1.60; Rapids 1.17
Goals Allowed Per Match: Galaxy 1.80; Rapids 1.33
Home vs. Road: The Galaxy only have one road match this season, which they lost 1-0. The Rapids are ecstatic to be home, where they are 2-0-0, after going 1-3-0 on the road this season so far.
Series History: The Galaxy have won each of their last visits to Colorado, including a 1-3 win last June 18th. The Galaxy won both meetings a year ago. However, before the Galaxy beat the Rapids 1-0 at home last year, the Rapids had won each of their last two visits to Carson.
Losing streaks: The Galaxy snapped their two game skid against Portland last week, avoiding a three game losing streak unheard of in the Bruce Arena era. Colorado are currently on a two game losing streak.
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