D.C. United v Colorado Rapids: MLS Action on Match-day 41

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Monday at Audi Field, as D.C. host COLO in the MLS.

Eleventh placed COLO, are away to fourteenth placed D.C. on Monday.

With the MLS season well into its stride, D.C. United have managed to gain 25 points

D.C. come to this fixture on the back of a victory, having beaten Atlanta United 3-2 at Mercedes-Benz Stadium.

Also, league success is all about winning football matches, any way you can, so 11 losses in 15 fixtures would not make this a successful season for D.C. With 25 points, they currently sit fourteenth in the League. The breakdown for the team’s record is 0 wins, 0 losses and 0 draws.

Playing at home, D.C. have won four fixtures, drawn three meetings, and lost seven fixtures.

Victory for D.C. United would take their points tally to 28 so far this season.

Colorado Rapids go into this fixture with 32 points secured

COLO will be hoping to increase their row, after victories over both Nashville SC and Philadelphia Union.

Also, COLO will be hopeful of shaking off the poor form that has seen them lose two matches this MLS season. With 32 points (0W, 0L and 0D), they are established in eleventh position in the League.

COLO now travel, knowing that their current away form is woeful. So far this season they have won one game, drawn three fixtures, and lost 10 matches matches on the road.

Colorado Rapids will have 35 points if they manage to secure a victory.

D.C. United v Colorado Rapids – Head-to-Head.

Regarding their historical duels D.C. and COLO have faced each other 46 times in the past, with the balance of wins sitting in D.C.’s favour (20 – 13). Further, COLO have tasted defeat against D.C. in four out of the past five meetings with them. The last time both teams met in this competition was February 2020 and the score line ended up with a 1-2 away win for Colorado Rapids.

Players to watch

For D.C., Bilal Abdul contributed with in 28 League games this season, while Abraham scored in 28 League matches this campaign for COLO.