If you're a Sporting Kansas City fan and didn't know the name Jordi Quintilla a week a go, you do now!
Sporting Kansas City signed the 21-year-old midfielder on Aug. 6 and Quintilla played just 42 minutes through his first four matches with the club over a span just shy of two months. In the last 10 days, however, Quintilla clocked 234 minutes -- second most on the team -- and tallied the game-winning penalty kick to win Sporting Kansas City's third Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup title.
Forward Krisztian Nemeth scores his tenth goal (assisted by Graham Zusi) of the regular season in the 83rd minute against the Portland Timbers.
Forward Krisztian Nemeth ties the 2015 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup final against the Philadelphia Union at PPL Park in the 65th minute, assisted by Graham Zusi.
This week's Sporting Spotlight features the team's leading goalscorer, Dom Dwyer. The Englishman had a busy offseason, highlighted by finalizing a contract extension with the club and getting married to U.S. Women's National Team striker Sydney Leroux.
Watch the two-part segment below as 38 the Spot host Crystle Lampitt gives us the scoop about the hottest soccer couple, including details about their big wedding celebration next month and the best date spot in Kansas City.
Forward Dom Dwyer scores his tenth goal of the regular season in the 83rd minute against FC Dallas on Friday, September 18, 2015.
Midfielder Benny Feilhaber scores his tenth goal of the regular season (and second of the match) vs FC Dallas on Friday, September 18, 2015.
Midfielder Benny Feilhaber scores his ninth goal of the regular season in the 65th minute to make it 1-0 against FC Dallas on Friday, September 18, 2015.
Forward Krisztian Nemeth scores his ninth goal of the MLS regular season in the 59th minute against Orlando City SC on Sunday, September 13, 2015.
Sporting Kansas City veteran Jacob Peterson has played on four different teams over the course of his 10-year MLS career, but has finally found his soccer home in Kansas City. His favorite part about the Soccer Capital of America: the people.
The Michigan native and his wife Lauren recently made a move from the Country Club Plaza to Prairie Village, Kansas and are enjoying the transition into their new digs.
Watch Crystle Lampitt's two-part interview below to hear what Peterson had to say when asked if the switch to the suburbs had any implications on family life.
Go behind the scenes with four MLS kit men, including Sporting Kansas City equipment manager Mike Flaherty, in this five-minute video created by Copper Pot Pictures in association with Major League Soccer. Flaherty is in his seventh season with Sporting KC after previously working with U.S. Soccer and Project 40.