Sporting Kansas City defeated Real Salt Lake 4-2 on Sunday, advancing to the Western Conference Final with a 5-3 aggregate victory.
Follow along with Melia as he preps for each weekly Sporting game, beginning with a steak salad and ending with warmups on the field.
The Kansas City team looked to be about to give the Seattle team its first win of the season until a 17th-minute goal by Graham Zusi tied the game 2-2.
After a tough loss in the season opener game to New York City FC on March 4, the current Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup champion and former MLS cup winner has shown it needs to improve on its scoring and defense in order to continue the team's success from previous seasons.
After losing Benny Feilhaber and Latif Blessing in the offseason to Los Angeles FC, members of the Kansas City soccer club talk about their former teammates and the need to bounce back without them.
After a 0-0 home tie with Houston Dynamo on Sunday evening, Sporting Kansas City extended its winless streak to four games, its longest of the season, but did clinch a spot in the 2017 playoffs.
Behind two first half goals from Daniel Salloi and Diego Rubio, Sporting KC cruised to a 2-1 victory over the LA Galaxy on Sunday afternoon to move within a point of the Western Conference lead. The team will face the current Western Conference leading Vancouver Whitecaps next Saturday.
Behind a key header goal from Latif Blessing, Sporting KC defeated the New York Red Bulls 2-1 on Wednesday night to capture its third U.S. Open Cup championship in the past six years.
A red card on former Sporting KC player Krisztián Nemeth in the early stages of Saturday's game led to an ultimate 3-1 victory for Kansas City over the New England Revolution. Sporting KC will face the New York Red Bulls in the U.S. Open Cup Final next Wednesday at Children's Mercy Park.
Sporting Kansas City fans experienced a new type of referee for the first time Sunday — one who can look at video replays.
After not participating in Sporting Kansas City’s 1-1 tie against Real Salt Lake Saturday night, and then not being present for training on Tuesday morning, Sporting KC has confirmed that Dom Dwyer will be transferred to Orlando City Soccer Club.
Dom Dwyer returns to Sporting Kansas City, Sporting Kansas City announces an addition to its roster and more in the Sporting KC notebook.