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Match Preview: Sporting KC vs Philadelphia

01 March 3:28 pm

Match Preview: Sporting KC vs Philadelphia

By Jonathon Feyerherm

Sporting KC starts the 2013 MLS regular season with a trip to face the Philadelphia Union on Saturday, March 2nd. The two teams have played six times in the MLS regular season with Sporting KC only losing once and three matches ending in draws. 

Head To Head

Sporting KC record: 2-1-3

Home games: 2-0-1 (5 GF, 2 GA)

Road games: 0-1-2 (1 GF, 5 GA)

Date Result Location
06/10/2010 W 2-0 CommunityAmerica Ballpark
09/04/2010 D 1-1 PPL Park
06/22/2011 D 0-0 PPL Park
09/23/2011 D 1-1 Sporting Park
06/23/2012 L 4-0 PPL Park
10/24/2012 W 2-1 Sporting Park

All-Time Team Stats

  Sporting KC Philadelphia Union
Goals 6 7
Shots 69 72
Shots on Goal 19 26
Fouls 74 78
Offsides 13 19
Corner Kicks 23 26

Goals Scored in 15-minute Interals

  1-15 16-30 31-45 46-60 61-75 76-90
KC 1 0 2 1 1 1
PHI 0 0 3 1 1 2

All-Time Regular Season Series Leaders

  Sporting KC Philadelphia Union
Goals 1 6 players tied 2 3 players tied
Assists 3 Kei Kamara 2 Michael Farfan
Shots 17 Kei Kamara 13 Sebastian Le Toux
Shots on Goal 4 3 players tied 6 Sebastian Le Toux
Fouls Committed 10 Kei Kamara 11 Amobe Okugo
Fouls Suffered 15 Kei Kamara 9 Michael Farfan
Wins 2 Jimmy Nielsen 1 Zac MacMath
Losses 1 Jimmy Nielsen 1 MacMath/Seitz
Shutouts 2 Jimmy Nielsen 1 MacMath/Mondragon
Saves 19 Jimmy Nielsen 9 Zac MacMath
Goals Allowed 7 Jimmy Nielsen 3 MacMath/Seitz

All-Time Regular-Season Series Game Highs:

  Sporting KC Philadelphia Union
Goals 1 6 players tied 2 Jack McInerney
Assists 2 Smith/Kamara 1 6 players tied
Shots 5 Kamara/Zusi 7 Carlos Ruiz
Shots on goal 2 5 players tied 3 Sebastian Le Toux
Fouls Committed 4 Aurelien Collin 4 Okugo/Lahoud
Fouls Suffered 5 3 players tied 6 Michael Farfan
Saves 7 Jimmy Nielsen 4 Chris Seitz
Goals Allowed 4 Jimmy Nielsen 2 Seitz/MacMath