Avoiding its first work stoppage in league history Wednesday, Major League Soccer and the MLS Players Union reached agreement in principle on a new collective bargaining agreement. The deal is pending formal ratification by the union.
Sporting Kansas City unveiled its new primary jerseys during a media day event Wednesday night inside the Uptown Shoppes. The jerseys feature a Sporting blue window pane pattern with navy shorts. The club will wear the jerseys in its season opener Sunday against the New York Red Bulls.
Sporting Kansas City’s franchise was one of the 10 charter clubs in Major League Soccer in 1996. In honor of the club’s 20th year in Kansas City, we’re counting down the top 20 moments in the city’s MLS soccer history.
Contrary to international reports, the meetings did not include a formal offer, club CEO Robb Heineman said. Van der Vaart, who turned 32 last month, is in the final year of his contract with Hamburg, a German Bundesliga club he captains.
Marcel de Jong appeared in four preseason matches with Sporting KC in Tucson, Ariz., over the team’s second phase of training camp. He played left outside back, and signs point to him pushing for a starting job.
Sporting Kansas City closed out its preseason schedule on Saturday with a 1-0 victory against Minnesota United and a 1-1 draw against the Seattle Sounders in Tucson, Ariz. The club returns home Sunday — a week before it opens the regular season against the New York Red Bulls at Sporting Park.
The Kansas City Star is seeking World War II veterans who were in or near Germany when the war in Europe ended on May, 8, 1945. Share memories regarding your duties at the time and your reaction upon hearing the news of surrender.
Sporting Kansas City kicks off its regular-season schedule on March 8, when the New York Red Bulls visit Sporting Park. Here are five key questions for the team’s 2015 season plus the team’s complete Major League Soccer schedule with TV information.