DENVER, Colo. – Earthquakes II fell to Colorado Rapids 2 2-1 on Friday afternoon at the University of Denver Soccer Stadium in Denver, Colo. The result sees Quakes II snap their five-match undefeated run. The two teams also endured a one-hour weather delay before kickoff.
Colorado Rapids 2 took a 1-0 lead in the 24th minute via penalty through Dantouma Toure. Quakes II later tied the match in the 38th minute with a penalty taken by Max Arfsten. Rapids 2 took the lead again in the 59th minute with a header by Dantouma Toure, marking the game-winning goal for the Colorado side.
Earthquakes II will now return to San Jose before facing Timbers2 in their third consecutive road match on Friday, July 22. Kickoff from Providence Park is scheduled for 1 p.m. PT and the match will be broadcast live on MLSNEXTPro.com.
2022 MLS NEXT Pro Season
Colorado Rapids 2 2 – 1 Earthquakes II
Friday, July 15, 2022 – University of Denver Soccer Stadium in Denver, Colo.
COL (1-0) – Dantouma Toure (penalty) 24’
SJ (1-1) – Max Arfsten (penalty) 38’
COL (2-1) – Dantouma Toure (Omar Gómez) 59’
COL – Abraham Rodriguez (caution) 37’
SJ – Casey Walls (caution) 44’
COL – Dantouma Toure (caution) 71’
COL – Yosuke Hanya (caution) 84’
COLORADO RAPIDS 2: Abraham Rodriguez; Anthony Markanich (Steve Flores 46), Gustavo Vallecilla (Daniel Garcia 46), Blake Malone, Omar Gómez; Connor Miller (Michael Edwards 86), Daouda Amadou, Maclovio Swett (Jack Sullivan 80), Robinson Aguirre (Cain Castellon 90+2), Yosuke Hanya; Dantouma Toure.
Substitutes not used: Keith Chavarria, Josh Hardin, Michael Harris, Isaac Nehme.
SHOTS: 11; SHOTS ON GOAL: 2; FOULS: 16; CORNER KICKS: 3; SAVES: 3
EARTHQUAKES II: Emi Ochoa; Erick Reyes, Casey Walls, Israel Carrillo, Omar Lemus; George Asomani (Ethan Kohler 58), Will Richmond, Eduardo Blancas (Cruz Medina 58), Jerry Ayon (Alex Chow 80), Max Arsften (Joaquin Eisenberg 69); Rodolfo Castro Jr.
Substitutes not used: Alejandro Cano, Eric De La Cerda, Giancarlo Mota Morfin.
SHOTS: 11; SHOTS ON GOAL: 4; FOULS: 16; CORNER KICKS: 6; SAVES: 0