Colorado vs. Sporting KC, March 29

Match Recap

COMMERCE CITY, Colo.- Nearly a thousand Sporting Kansas City fans chose the right game to travel over 500 miles to watch their team.

Dom Dwyer’s injury time strike handed Sporting a last-gasp 3-2 win at Colorado on Saturday afternoon at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park in a wild contest that featured more penalty kicks for the Rapids, a sending off and five second half goals. READ MORE

HIGHLIGHTS: Colorado 2, Sporting KC 3
GOAL: Vicente Sanchez powers one from the penalty spot to equalize game
SAVE: Eric Kronberg pounces on a rifle from Dillon Powers
BIG MISS: LaBrocca free in front of goal
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Match Preview

A pair of teams coming off quality wins meet when the Colorado Rapids play host to Sporting Kansas City on Saturday afternoon at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park. The Rapids won for the first time last week under head coach Pablo Mastroeni, defeating the Portland Timbers 2-0 behind a pair of penalty kicks in their home opener. Sporting won for the first time in league play in defense of their MLS Cup title, converting a penalty kick in a 1-0 home win vs. the San Jose Earthquakes. CONTINUE READING