No cup hangover on Sunday as Sporting KC use strong first half to top L.A.
Another year, another championship, as Sporting KC "Paint the Wall" for the fourth time since 2012 and the first since an MLS Cup victory in 2013.
Sporting KC took its first step in answering who will make up for Dom Dwyer's scoring on Saturday with some quality, creative combination play on the attack.
A step slow for most of the match, Sporting KC manages a result with big time plays from Daniel Salloi and Tim Melia in the second half.
Still earning points on the road, Sporting KC can't seem to find the back of the net consistency away from Children's Mercy Park — the latest scoreless draw coming in California to the Quakes.
Sporting KC has now won eight straight Round of 32 matches in U.S. Open Cup play after putting away Minnesota United FC on Wednesday night.
Sporting KC had the ball more than it knew what to do with it. And because of Colorado's defensive game plan, that was exactly the problem.
Not once. Not twice. Three times. Gerso put an end to an MLS drought while helping Sporting KC secure a 3-0 victory over the short-handed, reigning MLS Cup champions.
The right side of SKC's defense… it's a problem when Opara and Zusi are out of the lineup.
Dwyer's fifth goal in five games helps push Sporting KC to top of the Western Conference, while Tim Melia puts up his sixth clean sheet of the season.
Despite the soggy and miserable conditions, an opportunistic and in-control Sporting KC squad cruises past injury-plagued rivals.
Sporting KC are six games unbeaten to start the 2017 season, their best start since 2012.
After a pair of key tactical changes, Sporting KC are one of three unbeaten teams in MLS.
The floodgates (finally) opened for Sporting KC, as they jumped three spots in the West.
Faced with a loaded Toronto FC attack, Sporting Kansas City's defense held its own -- while on the other end the offense suffered its third scoreless game out of four.
"Was I shooting it? I'm not going to answer that. Don't ask silly questions."