Sporting Kansas City announced Thursday that the club has signed Hungarian striker Krisztian Nemeth. Nemeth will occupy an international roster spot on the team's roster for the 2015 season pending receipt of his International Transfer Certificate and P-1 Visa.
Tens of thousands of local kids go without enough food on weekends. The Star is partnering with Harvesters to raise money for the area’s hungriest children. All money goes to Harvesters’ BackSnack program, which provides low-income children weekend meals. Just $25 provides a child BackSnacks for a month; $250 provides BackSnacks for a year. Everyone who donates before Christmas Eve will be entered in a drawing for a football autographed by Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles.
Sporting Kansas City officially announced a contract extension for forward Dom Dwyer on Wednesday, but a source told The Star that the club is close to agreements with veteran Chilean goalkeeper Luis Marin Barahona and Hungarian forward Krisztian Nemeth. Sporting also is trying to re-sign a pair of its own players who are out of contract at the end of the month — Jacob Peterson and homegrown defender Kevin Ellis.
The Chicago Fire has completed the signing of defender Eric Gehrig, who joins the club after having his rights acquired from Orlando City in exchange for the Fire's natural selection in the second round of the 2016 MLS SuperDraft.
Sporting Kansas City on Wednesday announced a contract extension with forward Dom Dwyer. On Monday, a source told The Star that the two sides were nearing an agreement on a multiyear deal that will give him a “significant raise.”
Sporting Kansas City on Tuesday announced it had signed midfielder James Marcelin, a member of the Haitian men’s national team who most recently played for the Fort Lauderdale Strikers in the North American Soccer League.
Sporting Kansas City announced Monday that it hired Nate Bukaty as lead television play-by-play announcer for the 2015 season, replacing Callum Williams, who served in the role for the previous four years.
Sporting Kansas City is seeking to develop a youth academy program in Garden City, Kan., equipped with a new training center that would be funded by the state’s STAR Bond program, according to an agenda for Tuesday’s Garden City Commission meeting.