Sporting KC

Sporting KC wins, 1-0
March 23, 2014
Dom Dwyer scored on a penalty kick in the 57th minute, lifting Sporting Kansas City over San Jose, 1-0, on Saturday night.
Sporting KC plays 1-1 draw with Dallas
March 16, 2014
Matt Hedges scored a late goal and then made a clutch goal-line clearance in second-half stoppage time, giving unbeaten FC Dallas a 1-1 draw against Sporting Kansas City on Saturday night.
Seattle tops Sporting K.C. on late goal, 1-0
March 8, 2014
Once the scrum subsided, a visitor made his way over to Chad Barrett in the Seattle locker room after an introduction that could not have been more dramatic for the home side. “That,” Sounders majority owner Joe Roth joked, “is why we brought you here.” Barrett scored off a wild scramble in the penalty area in the final moments of second half-stoppage time to give Seattle a 1-0 victory over defending champion Sporting Kansas City on Saturday in the Major League Soccer opener.
KC acquires midfielder Zizzo
December 14, 2013
MLS Cup champion Sporting Kansas City acquired midfielder Sal Zizzo from the Portland Timbers for allocation money as it began to retool its roster on Friday.
Sporting KC goalkeeper Jimmy Nielsen retires
December 10, 2013
Sporting Kansas City goalkeeper Jimmy Nielsen announced his retirement Monday night, two days after he made a pair of dramatic saves in a penalty kick shootout against Real Salt Lake to secure his club its first MLS Cup in more than a decade.
Sporting KC converts PKs for MLS title
December 8, 2013
Aurelien Collin drove home the deciding penalty kick after Sporting KC and Real Salt Lake played to a 1-all draw Saturday night, giving his club its first league championship since 2000.
Sporting KC tries to cap turnaround with title
December 7, 2013
Sporting Kansas City, which languished as the Wizards for years, will be playing for its second MLS Cup at glitzy Sporting Park today when it faces Real Salt Lake, a club that jettisoned a bunch of proven veterans in the offseason in a push to go younger.
Sporting KC tops Houston, reaches Cup final
11:48 p.m., November 23, 2013 Updated 11:46 p.m.
Sporting Kansas City overcame an early scare to finally get past its postseason nemesis. After being bounced from the Eastern Conference playoffs by Houston in each of the past two seasons, Sporting fell behind the Dynamo in the third minute on Saturday night in the second leg of the Eastern Conference final. But with a first-half equalizer from C.J. Sapong and Dom Dwyer’s game-winner in the 63rd minute, Sporting advanced to its first MLS Cup Final since 2004 with a 2-1 victory.
Sporting KC, Dynamo draw, 0-0, in playoffs
November 9, 2013
Sporting Kansas City’s Jimmy Nielsen made three saves, and Houston’s Tally Hall had two stops in a 0-0 draw between Kansas City and the Dynamo in the first leg of the Eastern Conference finals Saturday.
Sporting KC advances in playoffs
November 7, 2013
Claudio Bieler scored in the 23rd minute of overtime, capping Sporting Kansas City’s 3-1 win over the New England Revolution and giving Sporting KC the series victory in the Eastern Conference semifinals on Wednesday night.
Dorman, Rowe lead Revolution in 2-1 win over KC
November 3, 2013
Andy Dorman and Kelyn Rowe scored in the second half to lead the New England Revolution to a 2-1 victory over Sporting Kansas City in the first leg of their Eastern Conference semifinals series on Saturday night.
Sporting KC edges Philadelphia, 2-1
October 27, 2013
Lawrence Olum scored in stoppage time to give Sporting Kansas City a 2-1 victory over the Philadelphia Union on Saturday.
Sporting KC, Houston play to 0-0 draw
October 10, 2013
Jimmy Nielsen had five saves, while Tally Hall had one stop, and Sporting Kansas City and the Houston Dynamo played to a 0-0 tie on Wednesday night in Major League Soccer.
Sporting K.C. blanks Columbus, 1-0
October 5, 2013
Ike Opara scored in the 17th minute, and Sporting Kansas City beat the Columbus Crew, 1-0, on Saturday night.
Philadelphia blanks Sporting KC, 1-0
September 27, 2013
Conor Casey scored in the 36th minute, for Philadelphia’s first goal in four matches, and the Union beat Sporting Kansas City, 1-0, on Friday night.