This week the Caps are back on the road again as they head to the Mile High City to face the Colorado Rapids. The Whitecaps and Rapids are currently tied for 2nd place in the über-competitive MLS Western Conference on 36 points each. The ‘Caps have two games in hand on their opponents and Saturday's game is the first of three games against Colorado before the season's end. The 'Caps will close out the 2013 MLS regular season in a home-and-home series against the Rapids - first in Denver on October 19th, and finally in Vancouver on October 27th. The Whitecaps will be joined in Denver by Scottish striker Kenny Miller fresh off scoring a memorable goal against England at Wembley earlier this week. Miller and Camilo will look to add to their combined 21 goals this season as the Caps look to improve on their standing in the table. Elsewhere, Real Salt Lake visit the LA Galaxy, Portland faces FC Dallas at home, and Seattle travels to Houston to take on the Dynamo. Wow. It's going to an exciting weekend of football and table-watching as we enter the final stretch to the playoffs and MLS Cup.
Saturday, August 10th @ 6:30PM PDT
Television: Sportnet One
Radio: Team 1410 AM
Online: www.teamradio.ca - MLS Live*
*MLS Live is a subscription service, but they usually feature one free game per week. Check MLSSoccer.com for more details on which match may be streamed free of charge
If you'd rather get out and cheer on the Caps with your fellow fans, here is a list of viewing parties:
Come and join the Vancouver Whitecaps and the legendary Carl Valentine as they host a viewing party at the London Pub from 6PM.
The Vancouver Southsiders will be gathering at Doolin's Irish Pub in Vancouver and at Big Ridge Brewing in Surrey from 6PM.
The SouthIslanders in Victoria gather at Yates Street Taphouse & Grill for all home and away matches. For more information, click here.
FC St. Pauli Vancouver is hosting a viewing & season kickoff party at Ceili's Irish Pub in Richmond at 6PM. For details click here.
POST GAME LIVE CHAT @ 8:45PM PDT:
After the match please join 86 Forever writers Rob Scott and Rituro as they host a Live Chat session. The event will be powered by CoverItLive.com and gives us all a chance to talk in depth about the 'Caps and the exciting MLS playoff race. So please come and join us and your fellow fans!
Enjoy the game everyone and don't forget to check back afterwards for all the post-game news and analysis.
To help get you pumped up for Saturday's game here are the highlights from last weekend's victory over the San Jose Earthquakes. Enjoy!
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