Sporting Kansas City
The Houston Dynamo (No. 4 seed) and Sporting Kansas City (No. 2 seed) will complete the Eastern Conference Championship with leg two on Saturday after playing to a 0‐0 draw in the first leg on Nov. 9 at BBVA Compass Stadium. The winner of Saturday’s game at Sporting Park will advance to MLS Cup 2013 and meet the winner of the Western Conference Championship between Real Salt Lake and Portland Timbers. 2013 marks the third time Houston and Kansas City have met in a conference championship after the Dynamo won the 2007 Western Conference Final and 2011 Eastern Conference Final.
TV: NBC Sports Network (Channel listings)
Radio: 1560 AM / 101.7 FM
Dynamo: Hall; Sarkodie, Boswell, Brunner, Ashe; Creavalle, Davis ©, Barnes; Boniek, Weaver, Driver
Subs: Deric, Cummings, López, Carrasco, Johnson, Arena, Chabala
Sporting Kansas City: Nielsen ©; Myers, Collin, Besler, Sinovic; Rosell, Nagamura, Feilhaber; Zusi, Dwyer, Sapong
Subs: Kronberg, Opara, Bessone, Saad, Peterson, Bunbury, Bieler
Just how did Houston vs. Kansas City get to be the rivalry it is today? Take a stroll down memory lane with Steph G and #ThePulp.