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Seattle Sounders vs Colorado Rapids 2016: Game time, TV schedule and live stream for MLS match seven

The 6 PM game is on Q13 Fox (13/113) and Univision-Seattle (50/51/51.1).

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Playing at a mile's worth of elevation can be rough. It's part of why teams in Denver tend to have great home records. It's also why the Colorado Rapids are better in the final 30 than their opponents (+1). Seattle Sounders FC will need to survive the 5280 with a reduced lineup. Sigi Schmid is dealing with injuries or injury recovery with both DPs (Dempsey, Valdez) as well as Roldan and Friberg. That is less than ideal. Considering how good both defenses are, this was always supposed to be an ugly game with two goals or less scored, but on this Saturday at 6 PM you should expect more ugly and even fewer goals.

The Sounders can win the 2016 Cannabis Cup. It's not a real thing, but it should be won anyway.

nos audietis in somniis | nos audietis in altum
you will hear us in your sleep | you will hear us from the deep

Keys to Game:

  • Score more than a goal (Rapids have a great defense, but have only scored more than one goal once)
  • Get Dempsey into the area (Pablo's men allow run of play headers in the box, that's odd)
  • Play through the elevation (Colorado's defense is perfect in the first 45 minutes of play)
  • Hold possession (Seattle should dominate possession in every third of the field)

How to Watch

Match date/time: 6 PM Pacific on April 16, 2016
Venue: Dick's Sporting Goods Park, Commerce City, Colorado
OnlineMLS Live (except where blacked out)
Local TV: Q13 Fox (Costigan, Keller)
Local Radio: 97.3 FM (Johnson, Hahnemann)
Local Spanish Radio: El Rey 1360 AM (Rodriguez, Maqueda)
Local Spanish TV: Univision-Seattle (Mendez, Arrioja, Alcala)

INTERNATIONAL TV

Middle East and North Africa: Abu Dhabi Sports | China: LETV | Australia: BeIn Sports (AUS) | Asia: BeIN Sports (ASIA) | Europe (excluding UK and Ireland): Eurosport

How I'm watching

Kit: Church is in Session hoodie
Scarf: Enemy's Goal Is Down
Where: Home

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