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Sporting KC plays for another title Wednesday. A look back at the previous three

Since Sporting Kansas City rebranded in 2011, the club has won three championships — the 2012 U.S. Open Cup, the 2013 MLS Cup and the 2015 U.S. Open Cup. A …
Kansas City Star Sep 19, 2017

Matt Besler rejected overseas offers for opportunities like this

Matt Besler plays half his professional soccer games a short drive from his childhood home. He’s a rare breed among athletes in that sense. But the Johnson County native reached …
Kansas City Star Sep 17, 2017

Sporting KC routs New England, turns attention to Open Cup final

Sporting Kansas City beats New England 3-1 on Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017 …
Kansas City Star Sep 16, 2017

Sporting KC routs New England as Krisztian Nemeth ejected in return to KC

The opportunity to lift a trophy will arrive in four days for Sporting Kansas City, which has reached its third U.S. Open Cup final in six years. But in the …
Kansas City Star Sep 16, 2017

Sporting Kansas City summary for September 17

Sporting Kansas City 3 Revolution 1 New England 1 0 — 1 Kansas City 2 1 — 3 NEW ENGLAND: Brad Knighton; Benjamin Angoua, Claude Dielna, Andrew Farrell, Chris Tierney …
Kansas City Star Sep 15, 2017

Jaylin Lindsey, 17, introduced as Sporting KC's newest signing

Sporting Kansas City signed its second teenager in three weeks Thursday when it announced a contract agreement with 17-year-old Jaylin Lindsey. …
Kansas City Star Sep 15, 2017

Ahead of MLS roster freeze, Sporting KC adds two offensive-minded players

As the MLS roster freeze takes effect Friday, Sporting Kansas City turned to its B team for a pair of last-minute additions. Sporting KC signed forward Kharlton Belmar and midfielder …
Kansas City Star Sep 14, 2017

Sporting KC signs second teenager in three weeks, sources say

For the second time in three weeks, an addition to the Sporting Kansas City roster is etched with a bit of history. Jaylin Lindsey, a 17-year-old defender, has agreed to …
Kansas City Star Sep 10, 2017

Sporting Kansas City summary for September 10

Sporting Kansas City 1 Crew 1 Kansas City 1 0 — 1 Columbus 1 0 — 1 KANSAS CITY: Tim Melia; Matt Besler, Ike Opara, Seth Sinovic, Graham Zusi; Lobato …
Kansas City Star Sep 10, 2017

Erik Palmer-Brown to leave Sporting KC for English Premier League

Erik Palmer-Brown is leaving Kansas City in favor of the English Premier League. Palmer-Brown, a Sporting Kansas City homegrown defender from Lee’s Summit, has decided to sign a multiyear contract …
Kansas City Star Sep 10, 2017

Sporting KC strikes early but settles for 1-1 draw in Columbus

The best defensive team in Major League Soccer arrived in Columbus this weekend without any proven offensive prosperity away from home. The scoring drought was a tad longer than 200 …
Kansas City Star Sep 7, 2017

After growing up in an orphanage, Gerso Fernandes has found a home with Sporting KC

Born in Bissau, Guinea-Bissau, Sporting KC's Gerso Fernandes was raised in two different orphanages in Portugal before finding his way into professional soccer in Kansas City. …
Kansas City Star Sep 6, 2017

Signs of rust: Sporting KC doesn’t threaten in 1-0 loss to New York City FC

During a 17-day layoff, Sporting Kansas City’s primary concentration was finding a way to maintain its sharpness. In that vein, coach Peter Vermes scheduled a pair of intrasquad scrimmages, attempting …
Kansas City Star Sep 5, 2017

Kansas City makes its case to be a 2026 World Cup host city

The possibility of a World Cup in Kansas City remains just that — simply a possibility — but it took one procedural step closer to becoming reality Tuesday. Kansas City …
Kansas City Star Sep 5, 2017

Sporting president on KC's World Cup bid: 'We feel good about our chances'

Sporting KC president Jake Reid addressed Kansas City's chances of playing host to 2026 World Cup matches. …

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