Category: Sporting KC

Sporting KC falls 3-1 to Real Salt Lake

Sporting Kansas City fell 3-1 to Real Salt Lake May 21 at Children’s Mercy Park. The three road points took Real from sixth to third place in the Western Conference and marked the first occasion in club history that Salt Lake won back-to-back matches against Kansas City. Real got on the scoresheet first through Juan…

2 losses put Sporting in 4th ahead of San Jose

After suffering two losses at the hands of the Colorado Rapids and FC Dallas this past week, Sporting Kansas City are now fourth in the Western Conference, five points behind first-place Dallas. Sporting fell to Colorado 2-1 at Children’s Mercy Park April 13. The match marked the 20th anniversary of Sporting KC’s 1996 inaugural game…

Melia holds Sporting’s 2-0 lead over Red Bulls

Sporting Kansas City came away with three points on the road this past week against New York Red Bulls, but it might have been a vastly different outcome if not for a standout performance by goalkeeper Tim Melia. “From the first half all the way through the second half he had big saves,” Sporting KC…

Salt Lake deals Sporting KC first loss of 2016

Sporting Kansas City had its first loss of the 2016 campaign on April 2, falling 2-1 to Real Salt Lake at Children’s Mercy Park. Salt Lake’s Justen Glad and Luke Mulholland both found the back of the net in regular time. Sporting got one back in second-half stoppage time, courtesy of a Benny Feilhaber penalty,…

Sporting KC undefeated, top of the table

Sporting KC are top of the table in the Western Conference after a 1-0 victory over Toronto FC this past Saturday at Children’s Mercy Park, but Manager Peter Vermes isn’t giving the team’s 3-0 record much stock this early in the season. “We have only played three games so far and one thing we are…

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Work will cause one lane of eastbound Route 50 to close Crews will close one lane of eastbound Route 50 between SE Todd George Parkway and Smart Road from 7 p.m. Sept. 11 to 5 a.m. Sept. 13 for culvert replacement work. All work is weather dependent.   Work to close lanes on I-70, Manchester…

BGFC Wins Midwest Regional and Heading to National

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Raytown SC – Billy Goat Futbol Club (BGFC) players are hosting a soccer clinic for K-8th grade soccer players on Tuesday, July 15 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. to help raise funds to participate at the National Tournament. Cost is $25 and there will be a raffle for four tickets and a parking pass to the…