<![CDATA[Sporting KC MLS Soccer NewsSporting KC Sports Score & News | KansasCity.com &]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/sporting-kc/ en-us Tue, 22 Dec 2015 19:14:47 CST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Tue, 22 Dec 2015 19:14:47 CST Sporting KC 60 interactive-ops@herald-leader.com Sporting flounders in 3-1 loss to Real Salt Lake in Kansas City http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/sporting-kc/article79123672.html#storylink=rss Club is winless in last six matches against Salt Lake

Sporting KC’s Dom Dwyer scored early in the second half

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Sat, 21 May 2016 22:19:32 CDT

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Insta-reaction to Sporting KC’s 3-1 loss to Real Salt Lake http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/the-full-90/article79136052.html#storylink=rss It’s one step forward and two steps back for Sporting

The club dropped its seventh game of the season

Real Salt Lake has now won back-to-back games in Kansas City for the first time in its history.

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Sun, 22 May 2016 00:00:11 CDT

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Sporting KC’s Matt Besler, Graham Zusi named to U.S. national team roster for Copa America http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/sporting-kc/article79071617.html#storylink=rss Copa America, which begins June 3, is the Americans’’ top competition in 2016

Sporting Kansas City’s Matt Besler and Graham Zusi will represent the U.S. in the tournament

The U.S. will visit Children’s Mercy Park on May 28 for an exhibition match

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Sat, 21 May 2016 16:12:32 CDT

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After breaking winless skid, Sporting KC senses renewed energy within the group http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/sporting-kc/article78927557.html#storylink=rss Sporting Kansas City has attempted 51 shots over its last two home games

Coach Peter Vermes attributes the better play to an improved effort

The club will seek its second straight win when Real Salt Lake visits Kansas City on Saturday

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Fri, 20 May 2016 16:35:16 CDT

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Three-minute preview: Real Salt Lake at Sporting Kansas City http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/the-full-90/article78947387.html#storylink=rss Sporting KC will play host to Real Salt Lake at 7:30 p.m. Saturday

Sporting KC is winless over its past five meetings against Real Salt Lake

Real Salt Lake enters the match in a 200-minute scoring drought

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Fri, 20 May 2016 17:31:32 CDT

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Who are Sporting Kansas City’s highest-paid players? The list starts with Roger Espinoza http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/sporting-kc/article78653617.html#storylink=rss The MLS Players Union released a list of player salaries Thursday

Sporting KC is one of six clubs that does not have anyone making at least $1 million

Espinoza, Matt Besler, Graham Zusi and Dom Dwyer top the team’s list

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Thu, 19 May 2016 14:42:23 CDT

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New podcast: Sporting KC has regained that winning feeling ... but can it last? http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/sporting-kc/article78189767.html#storylink=rss This week’s Sporting KC podcast takes on a happy tone

The club ended a winless streak Sunday by beating Orlando

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Tue, 17 May 2016 18:10:11 CDT

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Jacob Peterson used a rare opportunity to spark Sporting Kansas City’s win Sunday http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/sporting-kc/article77916192.html#storylink=rss Peterson had a goal and assist in the club’s 2-1 win Sunday against Orlando City SC

It was only Peterson’s second appearance of the 2016 season

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Mon, 16 May 2016 14:27:53 CDT

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Three thoughts on Sporting KC’s 2-1 win over Orlando City SC http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/the-full-90/article77899822.html#storylink=rss Sporting’s winless streak ends

Jacob Peterson redeems himself

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Mon, 16 May 2016 13:13:48 CDT

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Winless streak ends at seven as Sporting KC downs Orlando City 2-1 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/sporting-kc/article77790957.html#storylink=rss Sporting KC set club record for shots in a single match

It was the first time Sporting scored multiple goals in a match in eight games

Children's Mercy Park hosted its 76th consecutive sellout with a crowd of 19,080

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Sun, 15 May 2016 17:22:21 CDT

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Players, fans honor slain KCK detective Brad Lancaster at Sporting KC match http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/sporting-kc/article77796907.html#storylink=rss The detective’s daughters delivered the game ball to the referees before Sunday’s game against Orlando City SC

Sporting KC players wore patches honoring Lancaster on their jerseys

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Sun, 15 May 2016 18:27:42 CDT

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What is plaguing Sporting KC? And how can the club turn it around? http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/sporting-kc/article77666992.html#storylink=rss Sporting KC is winless over its past seven matches

It plays host to Orlando City SC at 2:30 p.m. Sunday at Children's Mercy Park

There are signs the club is close to breaking through

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Sat, 14 May 2016 15:07:43 CDT

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Sporting Kansas City appeals Ike Opara’s ejection http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/sporting-kc/article77454687.html#storylink=rss Opara was ejected for a second yellow card in the 76th minute Wednesday in Colorado

A three-member panel will review the play

If it’s not overturned, Opara will serve a one-game suspension Sunday

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Fri, 13 May 2016 13:12:19 CDT

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Winless streak bedevils Sporting KC in 1-0 loss to Colorado Rapids http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/sporting-kc/article77123737.html#storylink=rss Sporting hasn’t won in seven straight matches

Only goal came after Sporting’s Ike Opara was ejected on a questionable foul

Sporting returns home Sunday for a date with Orlando City SC

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Wed, 11 May 2016 22:26:13 CDT

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Can the Sporting KC defense help solve the club's offensive woes? http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/sporting-kc/article76803652.html#storylink=rss Sporting KC has scored only four goals during a six-match winless streak

But the club has often been playing from behind

During the winless streak, it has led for a combined 25 minutes

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Tue, 10 May 2016 16:10:26 CDT

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Sporting KC Academy product Jaylin Lindsey called up to U.S. Under-17 national team http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/sporting-kc/article77072737.html#storylink=rss Lindsey is a defender for the Swope Park Rangers, a USL club owned by Sporting KC

He made his Rangers debut Saturday, the first American born in 2000 to play professionally

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Wed, 11 May 2016 18:51:41 CDT

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The aftermath of Sporting KC's 3-1 loss to Real Salt Lake http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/sporting-kc/article79158682.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 22 May 2016 10:49:52 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/sporting-kc/article79158682.html Photo gallery: Real Salt Lake 3, Sporting KC 1 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/sporting-kc/article79125637.html#storylink=rss Sporting KC has lost the last six games against Real Salt Lake after 3-1 loss

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Sat, 21 May 2016 22:33:17 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/sporting-kc/article79125637.html
Matt Besler, Graham Zusi named to US roster for Copa America http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/sporting-kc/article79091572.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 21 May 2016 18:24:06 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/sporting-kc/article79091572.html Peter Vermes, Jacob Peterson after Sporting KC's 2-1 win http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/sporting-kc/article77806962.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 15 May 2016 19:59:25 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/sporting-kc/article77806962.html Photo gallery: Colorado Rapids 1, Sporting KC 0 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/sporting-kc/article77127142.html#storylink=rss In a match defined by its dreary pace, the Colorado Rapids extended Sporting Kansas City’s winless span to seven with a 1-0 result Wednesday night in Commerce City, Colo. Rapids midfielder Dillon Serna scored the game’s only goal in the 78th minute, less than two minutes after Sporting defender Ike Opara was ejected for a second yellow card on a questionable foul.

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Wed, 11 May 2016 23:05:58 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/sporting-kc/article77127142.html
Sporting KC holds team meeting to address ‘lack of hustle’ in Saturday’s loss http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/sporting-kc/article76579752.html#storylink=rss Coach Peter Vermes said he spotted moments when team lacked effort during 2-0 loss in Houston

Sporting KC has not won since April 9, a streak of six matches

Sporting KC travels to face Colorado at 8 p.m. Wednesday

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Mon, 09 May 2016 15:31:39 CDT

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Sporting KC's Benny Feilhaber discusses team meeting http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/sporting-kc/article76589552.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 09 May 2016 16:08:30 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/sporting-kc/article76589552.html Sporting KC falls 2-0 at Houston as winless streak reaches six games http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/sporting-kc/article76375352.html#storylink=rss The Dynamo score a pair of first-half goals and cruises to the victory

During its winless streak, Sporting KC has failed to score more than one goal in any game

Sporting has not won since April 9

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Sat, 07 May 2016 21:37:15 CDT

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On a new team, Sporting KC’s Brad Davis has kept his old competitive edge http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/sporting-kc/article76116617.html#storylink=rss After 10 years with rival Houston, Davis has joined Sporting KC this year

He has brought his competitive edge to the locker room

On Saturday, he will return to Houston as a visiting player

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Fri, 06 May 2016 15:01:14 CDT

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Three-minute preview: Sporting Kansas City at Houston Dynamo http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/the-full-90/article76197237.html#storylink=rss Sporting KC travels to face Houston at 7:30 p.m. Saturday

Sporting KC is winless over its past five matches, though it has recorded two straight ties

Houston has the worst record in MLS

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Fri, 06 May 2016 18:38:43 CDT

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Mexican soccer clubs C.F. Pachuca and Santos Laguna to meet at Children’s Mercy Park http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/sporting-kc/article75933782.html#storylink=rss It will be an exhibition match for the Liga MX clubs

Both teams have won five national championships in Mexico's top league

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Thu, 05 May 2016 17:32:11 CDT

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FC Kansas City captain Becky Sauerbrunn makes appearance on ‘The Daily Show’ http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/fc-kansas-city/article75777742.html#storylink=rss The segment aired Wednesday night on Comedy Central

Sauerbrunn, Hope Solo and Ali Krieger took part in the mock interview

The sketch covered the U.S. women’s national team’s equal pay complaint

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Thu, 05 May 2016 09:46:12 CDT

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Jimmy Conrad pickup game draws a big crowd http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/for-petes-sake/article75087757.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 02 May 2016 11:22:13 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/for-petes-sake/article75087757.html Sporting KC extends winless streak to five matches after 1-1 draw with LA Galaxy http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mls/sporting-kc/article75068012.html#storylink=rss Sporting could not take advantage after Galaxy defender Ashley Cole was sent off with a red card

Despite a lineup change to boost offense, Sporting managed only one goal on 16 shots

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Sun, 01 May 2016 21:29:16 CDT

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