Sporting Kansas City’s Matt Besler, Graham Zusi and Benny Feilhaber will represent the MLS All-Stars against English Premier League’s Tottenham Hotspur on Wednesday night in Colorado. Kickoff is set for 8 p.m.
Sporting Kansas City received a highlight-reel goal from midfielder Benny Feilhaber, but Real Salt Lake forward Joao Plata buried a second-half penalty kick to hand Sporting KC its first loss since June 21, a 2-1 setback late Friday in Sandy, Utah.
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Seth Sinovic, recovering from a concussion, returned to practice this week in a limited capacity. Meawhile, defender Ike Opara says he hopes to return from a ruptured Achilles tendon injury before the end of the season.
Dom Dwyer scored in the 87th minute, the go-ahead goal in Sporting Kansas City’s 3-1 victory Tuesday against Houston in the U.S. Open Cup quarterfinals at Sporting Park. Sporting KC will play host to Real Salt Lake in the semifinals Aug. 11 or 12.