Sporting Kansas City
Just two weeks after ending the Houston Dynamo’s long home undefeated run, Sporting Kansas City now play host when the Eastern Conference clubs face off Sunday afternoon at Sporting Park before an NBC Sports Network audience. Sporting return home off a two-game road trip that ended with a 1-1 draw at D.C. United last weekend. The Dynamo are coming off a second consecutive home loss, this time a 2-0 reverse by the New England Revolution.
Dynamo: Hall; Sarkodie, Clark, Brunner, Ashe; Davis, Moffat, Barnes; Boniek, Bruin, Driver
Subs: Deric, Arena, Chabala, Creavalle, Camargo, Ching, Johnson
Sporting KC: Nielsen; Jerome, Opara, Besler, Sinovic; Nagamura, Rosell, Joseph; Peterson, Bieler, Zusi
Subs: Kronberg, Myers, Olum, Gardner, Lopez, Thomas, Kamara
Dominic Kinnear, Will Bruin and Corey Ashe look at Sunday's matchup against Sporting Kansas City, the growing rivalry between the two clubs and how that will transfer to the game on the field.
As the Houston Dynamo prepare for Sunday's showdown against Sporting KC, Eddie Robinson takes a look at the key storylines heading into the match.
Having met in each of the last two seasons in the MLS Cup Playoffs, the Houston Dynamo and Sporting Kansas City once again renew acquaintances on Sunday evening at BBVA Compass Stadium. The Dynamo return home off a two- game winning road swing, without shutouts in both, after a midweek 4-0 win at D.C. United. Sporting hit the road following a second loss in a three-game homestand, a late 1-0 defeat by Seattle Sounders FC. The Dynamo have knocked higher-seeded Sporting out of the postseason in each of the last two seasons.
Dynamo: Hall; Sarkodie, Boswell, Taylor, Ashe; Clark, Moffat, Davis (C); Garcia, Bruin, Driver.
Subs: Marscheider, Chabala, Brunner, Camargo, Dixon, Ching, Johnson.
Sporting KC: Nielsen; Jerome, Collin, Opara, Sinovic; Nagamura, Rosell. Joseph; Zusi, Bieler, Peterson.
Subs: Kronberg, Gardner, Myers, Olum, Feilhaber, Kamara, Sapong.
In this week's episode of Dynamo Weekly, Sebastian Salazar and Glenn Davis break down Sunday's match between the Houston Dynamo and Sporting KC.
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Take a look at some of the key talking points ahead of this week's match against Eastern Conference rival Sporting Kansas City.