<![CDATA[FC Kansas City Scores & News | KansasCity.com &]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/fc-kansas-city/ en-us Tue, 22 Dec 2015 19:14:46 CST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Tue, 22 Dec 2015 19:14:46 CST FC Kansas City 60 interactive-ops@herald-leader.com FC Kansas City to partner with U.S. Soccer’s Girls’ Development Academy http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/fc-kansas-city/article96247902.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 17 Aug 2016 16:19:05 CDT

FCKC and Comets co-owner Brian Budzinski files lawsuit against two co-owners http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/fc-kansas-city/article95449917.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 12 Aug 2016 20:11:29 CDT

Vlatko Andonovski steps down as Missouri Comets coach http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/fc-kansas-city/article93541807.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 03 Aug 2016 15:16:50 CDT

Becky Sauerbrunn leads U.S. women’s soccer team into Rio http://www.kansascity.com/sports/olympics/article93409917.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 02 Aug 2016 22:43:11 CDT

Becky Sauerbrunn hopes to lead U.S. women to another gold http://www.kansascity.com/sports/olympics/article93195967.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 01 Aug 2016 23:56:42 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/olympics/article93195967.html Momentum eludes FC Kansas City in 1-0 loss at Chicago http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/fc-kansas-city/article92884802.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 30 Jul 2016 21:27:26 CDT

FC Kansas City to face Chicago before Olympic break http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/fc-kansas-city/article92619442.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 29 Jul 2016 13:41:25 CDT

FCKC’s Nicole Barnhart voted NWSL Goalkeeper of the Week http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/fc-kansas-city/article91960517.html#storylink=rss Barnhart’s 14-save performance against Western New York won Goalkeeper of the Week honors

The Flash sent a franchise-record 24 shots at Barnhart, 14 of them on goal

FCKC used its fifth shutout of the year to win 1-0 and earn three points on the road

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Tue, 26 Jul 2016 15:19:53 CDT

FC Kansas City weathers 24-shot barrage, wins 1-0 in Western New York http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/fc-kansas-city/article91536757.html#storylink=rss FC Kansas City takes down Western New York Flash 1-0 on the road

The Blues maintained a shutout despite the Flash setting franchise records in shots and shots on goal in a game

Shea Groom’s goal in the 60th minute provided the difference

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Sat, 23 Jul 2016 20:41:02 CDT

U.S. Women’s National Team smothers Costa Rica 4-0 in Olympic send-off match in KCK http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/fc-kansas-city/article91445917.html#storylink=rss The U.S. Women’s National Team beat Costa Rica 4-0 in its final pre-Olympic match, played in KCK

FC Kansas City’s Becky Sauerbrunn assisted on the third U.S. goal

18-year-old Mallory Pugh had the play of the night after dribbling half the field and faking out her defender

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Fri, 22 Jul 2016 22:20:44 CDT

FC Kansas City takes on NWSL’s most prolific offense Saturday http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/fc-kansas-city/article91367322.html#storylink=rss FCKC takes on third-place Western New York at 6 p.m. Saturday on the road

Flash have NWSL’s top two goal scorers, Lynn Williams and Jessica McDonald

The Blues have lost two of their last three matches

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Fri, 22 Jul 2016 16:59:50 CDT

U.S. Women’s National Team in Kansas City for final Olympics tune-up http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/fc-kansas-city/article91191562.html#storylink=rss The USWNT will play Costa Rica in Friday’s friendly at Children’s Mercy Park, set for an 8 p.m. kickoff

After winning the World Cup last summer, the U.S. is unbeaten in 2016

In August, the team will attempt to be the first team in history to win the Women’s World Cup and Olympics in back-to-back years

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Thu, 21 Jul 2016 21:24:45 CDT

FC Kansas City suffers 3-2 loss to Washington http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/fc-kansas-city/article90114252.html#storylink=rss Frances Silva and Shea Groom score goals for FCKC

The Spirit won for the first time in Kansas City

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Sat, 16 Jul 2016 20:32:27 CDT

NWSL players chase soccer dreams despite low pay in the league http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/fc-kansas-city/article89827722.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 15 Jul 2016 11:58:14 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/fc-kansas-city/article89827722.html Women in pro soccer balance career dreams against the reality of minimal salaries http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/fc-kansas-city/article89869937.html#storylink=rss Many National Women’s Soccer League players subsist on salaries as low as $7,200

FC Kansas City’s Becky Sauerbrunn is leading the charge for equal pay at the national team level

But even if the national team can gain pay equality, many in the NWSL will still struggle

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Fri, 15 Jul 2016 14:16:39 CDT

NWSL players chase soccer dreams despite low pay http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/fc-kansas-city/article89626312.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 14 Jul 2016 14:45:30 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/fc-kansas-city/article89626312.html FCKC’s Becky Sauerbrunn named to Olympic roster; Heather O’Reilly an alternate http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/fc-kansas-city/article89085082.html#storylink=rss Two FC Kansas City players will travel to the Olympics with the U.S. women’s national team

Becky Sauerbrunn named to the final 18-player roster, while Heather O’Reilly will be an alternate

Both will miss FCKC’s next three matches, before the NWSLeague takes a hiatus in August

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Tue, 12 Jul 2016 11:26:38 CDT

FC Kansas City serves Portland its first loss of season, 2-1 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/fc-kansas-city/article88743967.html#storylink=rss FC Kansas City beat Portland Thorns FC 2-1 at Providence Park Saturday night

Portland had been undefeated this season before loss to Kansas City

Shea Groom scored both goals for the Blues, both off assists from Tiffany McCarty

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Sat, 09 Jul 2016 23:44:47 CDT

FC Kansas City takes struggling offensive operation to Portland http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article88517542.html#storylink=rss FCKC hasn’t scored since June 19

One of the worst offensive teams in the league, FCKC has six goals on the year

The Blues (2-5-4) will travel to Portland to take on Thorns FC on Saturday night

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Fri, 08 Jul 2016 16:04:18 CDT

U.S. soccer star Sydney Leroux fires back at critics of her activities while pregnant http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/for-petes-sake/article87923507.html#storylink=rss Leroux, who is with FC Kansas City, posted a photo on Instagram of her tubing with husband Dom Dwyer

Some people left hateful comments and she responded to the ugliness with some forceful words of her own

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Wed, 06 Jul 2016 08:26:00 CDT

FC Kansas City Pink Panthers Elite reaches U.S. Youth Soccer nationals http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/fc-kansas-city/article87505162.html#storylink=rss FC Kansas City’s 16-under girls team will compete in the National Championship series

The team’s coach left for a new job two weeks before regionals

It went 4-0-1 in regionals

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Sun, 03 Jul 2016 16:42:36 CDT

FC Kansas City falls 2-0 to Washington Spirit, ends unbeaten streak http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/fc-kansas-city/article87443217.html#storylink=rss FCKC had been unbeaten in the last four games before losing 2-0 to Washington on Saturday night

The Blues allowed two goals in a six-minute span from Franny Ordega and Tori Huster

Before Saturday, FCKC was second in the National Women’s Soccer League in goals allowed

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Sat, 02 Jul 2016 20:58:02 CDT

FC Kansas City begins stretch without national team players in match against Washington http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/fc-kansas-city/article87276052.html#storylink=rss The 2-4-4 Blues play the Washington Spirit Saturday in D.C.

It’s the first game for FCKC without its four national team players

Becky Sauerbrunn, Heather O’Reilly, Desiree Scott and Katie Bowen have all left for national team camps

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Fri, 01 Jul 2016 18:20:14 CDT

In reversal, NWSL suspends Merritt Mathias for incident with FCKC’s Shea Groom http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/fc-kansas-city/article87150327.html#storylink=rss Seattle’s Merritt Mathias got tangled up with FCKC’s Shea Groom in Saturday’s match

Groom said Mathias shoved her face into the ground

NWSL reverses original decision and suspends Mathias for one game

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Fri, 01 Jul 2016 12:38:32 CDT

No NWSL discipline for Seattle player who appeared to shove FCKC’s Shea Groom http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/fc-kansas-city/article86699112.html#storylink=rss Seattle’s Merritt Mathias seemingly pushed Groom’s face into the turf during Saturday match

Game ended in a 1-1 draw

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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 15:59:27 CDT

FC Kansas City gets scoreless tie with Seattle http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/fc-kansas-city/article86038822.html#storylink=rss FCKC’s scoring chances were denied by Reign goalkeeper Hope Solo

The Blues played the final six minutes of the game with a player advantage

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Sat, 25 Jun 2016 20:35:33 CDT

Defending Seattle’s Kim Little is key to FC Kansas City extending three-match unbeaten streak http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/fc-kansas-city/article85920182.html#storylink=rss Seattle’s Little, one of the best players in the league, was named the 2016 BBC Women’s Footballer of the Year

She scored the only goal in Seattle’s 1-0 victory over FCKC in May

FCKC can extend a three-game unbeaten streak in its match against Seattle Saturday

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Fri, 24 Jun 2016 21:03:16 CDT

U.S. Women’s National Team calls up FCKC’s O’Reilly and Sauerbrunn http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/fc-kansas-city/article85595317.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 23 Jun 2016 16:25:41 CDT

FC Kansas City sneaks by the Houston Dash 1-0 on late goal http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/fc-kansas-city/article84770422.html#storylink=rss Center back Becky Sauerbrunn scored in the 80th minute for FCKC

It was the team’s second victory of the season

FC Kansas City repelled several chances from Houston in the second half

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Sun, 19 Jun 2016 22:36:34 CDT

Shea Groom coming into her own as FCKC goes for three-game undefeated streak in Houston http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/fc-kansas-city/article84653087.html#storylink=rss Groom’s two goals are tied with Yael Averbach for most on the team this year

Her development hit a snag with a broken foot last season

But head coach Vlatko Andonovski sees Groom’s potential as a key cog for FCKC

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Sat, 18 Jun 2016 19:16:02 CDT