Last week, Major League Soccer announced that the playoffs would be determined by points per game instead of total points and that the Colorado Rapids’ five postponed games would be canceled. With that, the Burgundy Boys moved from 11th place in the West to a playoff spot in 8th place, but the postseason is far from guaranteed.
#Head Coach Brian Schmetzer makes one change to the lineup that picked up a 2-0 win over the Vancouver Whitecaps on Tuesday, bringing in Shane O’Neill for Xavier Arreaga.
#Midfielder Gustav Svensson is set to make his 100th appearance across the MLS regular season and playoffs for Sounders FC since joining ahead of the 2017 season.
#Midfielder Nicolás Lodeiro boasts three goals and four assists from six MLS regular-season matches against the Rapids.