The Colorado Rapids are an American professional men’s soccer team, based in the Denver suburb of Commerce City, Colorado, which competes in Major League Soccer (MLS), in the Western Conference of the league. The franchise are one of the 10 charter clubs in MLS, competing since the inaugural season of the league.
Colorado have won the MLS Cup in 2010, being the team’s second appearance. The Rapids reached the final once before, in 1997, when they lost to D.C. United.
They also were runners up of the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup in 1999, losing to the Rochester Raging Rhinos. The Rapids play their home games at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park in Commerce City since its opening in the 2007 season.