Sporting KC will face off against the current MLS Cup champions, Columbus Crew, for the first time at Field this Saturday, June 22nd. You can watch the game through the MLS Season Pass on the Apple TV app or listen to the game in Spanish on the radio through La Grande 1340 AM or in English on Sports Radio 810 WHB.

Sporting KC is determined to bring points home as visitors after a tough 4-3 defeat against Western Conference leaders, Real Salt Lake. That match saw a brace from forward Willy Agada and a goal from forward Stephen Afrifa, who scored in consecutive games.

Columbus is a tough team led by captain Darlington Nagbe and Cucho Hernández. The Colombian forward remains a key player for the Crew with eight goal contributions this season, six goals, and two assists. The attack also features Diego Rossi, who is also an MLS star. Rossi has contributed four goals and five assists this season.

This will be a tough matchup as Columbus will try to break their winless streak at home against Sporting KC. Their attack, led by Cucho Hernández and Diego Rossi, poses a significant threat to Sporting KC’s defense. But the Crew’s defense has also been key in keeping them in position for the Playoffs. Columbus holds the record for the fewest goals conceded. However, Sporting KC is no stranger to tough challenges and will look to bounce back from their recent defeat and secure a positive result as visitors.

Sporting KC relies on Agada’s great performance in the attack, along with stability in midfield with Memo Rodríguez, Erik Thommy, and Nemanja Radoja. Although Sporting’s lineups have changed frequently this season and it will be difficult to know how the Kansas City team will shape up with five players out and two players questionable. Sporting’s defense will be crucial in breaking down the Columbus Crew’s attack.

Both teams are looking to earn points in this match. Columbus Crew, as the current MLS Cup champions, will be eager to show their dominance, while Sporting KC will be determined to change their streak of games against one of the strongest teams in the league.

The match promises to be an exciting battle between two talented teams, each fighting for crucial points in the league standings. Being the first meeting between these two teams at Field, the atmosphere is expected to be electric. Follow all the action on MLS Season Pass and stay updated on all the latest news about Sporting KC in your language, visit for more information.

In addition to the excitement of the upcoming match, fans can expect a high level of competition and skill on the field. The clash between Sporting KC and Columbus Crew will showcase some of the best talent in MLS, making it a must-watch game for soccer enthusiasts. With both teams aiming to secure a victory, the intensity of the match is sure to keep fans on the edge of their seats until the final whistle. Be sure to tune in and witness the action-packed showdown between these two formidable teams.