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Agada sparks Sporting KC to 4-2 victory over Galaxy

Aug. 07, 2022 00:13 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — William Agada scored his first two goals of the season and Sporting Kansas City rolled to a 4-2 victory over the Los Angeles Galaxy on Saturday. Erik Thommy gave Sporting KC (6-14-5) an early lead with a goal in the 10th minute and Agada added goals in the...

Stuver perfect in net, Ring scores; Austin beats Sporting KC

Jul. 30, 2022 23:25 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Brad Stuver delivered a four-save shutout while Alexander Ring scored in Austin’s 2-0 win over Sporting Kansas City on Saturday night. Ring put Austin (13-5-5) ahead for good at 1-0 in the first minute of first-half stoppage time. Austin...

Gianluca Busio signs with Venezia through 2024-25 season

Jul. 30, 2022 11:55 AM EDT

American midfielder Gianluca Busio has signed a contract extension with Venezia through 2024-25 season. The 20-year-old from Greensboro, North Carolina, was acquired from Sporting Kansas City about a year ago and made 29 appearances, including 23 starts. He scored his only goal in...

Bale scores first MLS goal, LAFC beats Sporting KC 2-0

Jul. 24, 2022 00:16 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Gareth Bale, a 33-year-old who starred in European soccer, subbed on in the 65th minute and scored his first MLS goal and Los Angeles FC beat Sporting Kansas City 2-0 on Saturday night. Bale, who signed with LAFC on June 27, slipped a shot inside the post...

Cordova, Real Salt Lake beat Sporting KC 3-0

Jul. 17, 2022 23:41 PM EDT

SANDY, Utah (AP) — Sergio Cordova scored and Zac MacMath stopped one shot to lead Real Salt Lake to a 3-0 victory Sunday over Sporting Kansas City. Cordova put RSL (9-6-6) ahead for good at 1-0 in the 50th minute. Andrew Brody had an assist on the goal. Pablo Ruiz...

Sporting KC's Ford suspended, fined for positive drug test

Jul. 15, 2022 22:56 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Sporting Kansas City defender Kortne Ford was suspended for 10 MLS league games and fined 20% of his annual salary Friday for testing positive for a performance-enhancing substance. Ford will be eligible to play again Sept. 13 against D.C. United. ...

Russell's goal helps Sporting KC tie Minnesota United 1-1

Jul. 13, 2022 22:17 PM EDT

SAINT PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Johnny Russell scored in the 63rd minute and Sporting Kansas City overcame an own-goal by goalkeeper John Pulskamp to earn a 1-1 draw with Minnesota United on Wednesday night. Sporting KC (5-11-6) took a 1-0 lead in the 43rd minute when Andreu Fontàs' chip...

Remi Walter breaks tie, Sporting KC beats Montreal 2-1

Jul. 09, 2022 22:18 PM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — Remi Walter broke a tie in the 63rd minute in Sporting Kansas City's 2-1 victory over Montreal on Saturday night. Walter powered through the defense for the winner. Roger Espinoza tied it for Kansas City (5-11-4) in the 29th. Romell Quioto opened the...

Raveloson scores 2 goals as LA Galaxy defeats Montreal

Jul. 05, 2022 00:53 AM EDT

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Rayan Raveloson scored twice as the LA Galaxy defeated Montreal 4-0 on Monday night. Both of Raveloson’s goals for the Galaxy (8-6-3) came in the second half, the first in the 60th minute and the second in the 79th. The Galaxy also got one...

Long, Red Bulls beat Sporting KC 1-0

Jul. 03, 2022 23:09 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Aaron Long scored and the New York Red Bulls beat Sporting Kansas City 1-0 on Sunday despite playing the 20-plus minutes a man down. Long gave the Red Bulls (9-5-5) a 1-0 lead in the 53rd minute when he headed home a ball-in played by Lewis Morgan. ...