Sporting KC

December 7, 2013 6:29 PM

Sporting KC captures MLS Cup in thrilling penalty-kick shootout

A pair of Major League Soccer officials slowly walked the MLS Cup trophy onto the Sporting Park field about 10 minutes before kickoff Saturday and placed it on a podium for display. It’s here to stay. Sporting Kansas City outlasted Real Salt Lake in a league-record 10 rounds of penalty kicks to prevail with a 2-1 victory and win the second MLS Cup in franchise history.

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