Hundreds of soccer fans traveled to Kansas City Power & Light District Sunday morning to watch the World Cup final between France and Croatia. France ran out eventual 4-2 winners to lift its second World Cup trophy.
With injuries to Sporting KC’s starting two center-backs, the inexperienced pairing of Graham Smith and Emiliano Amor couldn’t hold back the New York Red Bulls offense as Sporting KC fell 3-2 on Saturday evening.
Hundreds of supporters of Croatia watched the World Cup quarterfinals victory against Russia at St. John's Catholic Club in the Strawberry Hill neighborhood of Kansas City, Kan., on Saturday, July 7, 2018.
After his transfer from Derby County FC, Sporting KC forward Johnny Russell has five goals and six assists in his first MLS season. But he has been playing for 12 straight months without a true offseason.