FC Kansas City gives up late goal, loses to Chicago

FC Kansas City may make a championship run in the inaugural National Women’s Soccer League playoffs — if only because it won’t have to meet Chicago along the way. Chicago once again augmented FC Kansas City’s late-game woes Sunday. The 2-1 defeat cost the Blues a chance at the No. 1 seed in the playoffs.

FC Kansas City’s unbeaten streak ends at 10 games

For the first time in eight weeks, FC Kansas City lost a match. Boston snapped the Blues’ 10-game unbeaten streak on Saturday with a 1-0 victory behind Sydney Leroux’s goal in the 65th minute in Somerville, Mass. FC Kansas City lost for the first time since June 16.

Erika Tymrak helps FC Kansas City surge in standings

While the season began with signs Erika Tymrak may be overmatched in her first season as a professional, she has since evolved into one of the league’s top scoring midfielders with six goals. And she’s a key cog in the FC Kansas City nine-match unbeaten streak.