REAL SALT LAKE (15-11-6, 51 points) at COLORADO (11-9-12, 45 POINTS)


Today, 8:30 p.m. TV: ESPN2

Radio: 700 AM, 1600 AM

All-time: Colorado leads 8-7-6

Probable starters

REAL SALT LAKE (15-11-6, 51 points):

Nick Rimando, Chris Wingert, Nat Borchers, Jamison Olave, Robbie Russell, Yordany Alvarez, Arturo Alvarez, Andy Williams, Javier Morales, Alvaro Saborio, Fabian Espindola.

COLORADO (11-9-12, 45 POINTS):

Matt Pickens, Drew Moor, Tyrone Marshall, Marvell Wynne, Kosuke Kimura, Jared Larentowicz, Pablo Mastroeni, Jamie Smith, Brian Mullan, Omar Cummings, Sanna Nyassi.

Game notes

RSL has lost four straight, including a 3-0 loss at Vancouver last Thursday. RSL can clinch the West No. 3 seed with a win or draw and a Dallas loss this weekend. ... RSL will retain the Rocky Mountain Cup for a fith straight year with a win, draw or even a one-goal loss at the Rapids. ... Kyle Beckerman will miss the match while he serves the second of his three-game suspension. ... Will Johnson (ankle) has been ruled out of the match as well.