But in a twist that probably surprised no one, it began snowing the next day as the players were forced to prepare for the game at a cold and messy Dick’s Sporting Good Park.
Here’s a look at the two teams — two cold-weather teams, thankfully — getting ready for the match Monday.
Lol okay pic.twitter.com/mp8cg6HazZ— Colorado Rapids (@ColoradoRapids) February 18, 2018
It all starts tomorrow night.@Eric_Giacometti has the latest from Colorado on TFC HQ presented by @KiaCanada as the Reds get set for first leg of the #SCCL2018 Round of 16.#TFCLive | #COLvTOR pic.twitter.com/LxUBuYXeXJ— Toronto FC (@torontofc) February 20, 2018