In the duel corresponding to week 25 of the United States – MLS 2022. Whitecaps FC beat Rapids 2-1, with a double by Ryan Gauld. The goals of the match for the local team were scored by Ryan Gauld (13′ 1T and 39′ 1T). While the away goal was made by Gyasi Zardes (31′ 2T).
Two shots by Sam Nicholson ended up hitting the post and the Colorado Rapids midfielder was left wanting.
Ryan Gauld had a great performance. The Vancouver Whitecaps FC midfielder scored 2 goals and kicked 3 times.
Another player who had a great game was Gyasi Zardes. The Colorado Rapids attacker shone by scoring 1 goal and kicking 5 times.
The game was fouled with fouls and the players put in more strong legs. There was only one card, in the 96th minute of the second half, Ralph Priso received a yellow card.
Whitecaps FC manager Vanni Sartini presented a 3-6-1 tactical setup with Thomas Hasal in goal; Javain Brown, Ranko Veselinovic and Tristan Blackmon on the defensive line; Julian Gressel, Andrés Cubas, Sebastian Berhalter, Marcus Godinho, Alessandro Schöpf and Ryan Gauld in the middle; and Lucas Cavallini in attack.
Meanwhile, Robin Fraser’s side came out in a 4-5-1 tactical setup with William Yarbrough on target; Keegan Rosenberry, Gustavo Vallecilla, Danny Wilson and Steven Beitashour on defense; Felipe Gutiérrez, Diego Rubio, Sam Nicholson, Max Alves and Jonathan Lewis at half court; and Gyasi Zardes up front.
Filip Dujic was in charge of supervising the order of play during the match.
On the next day Whitecaps FC will face Real Salt Lake as a visitor, while the Rapids will play at home against Dynamo.
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