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|Mon., June 8||6pm||Sporting Game Night presented by Ivy Investments|
|Tue., June 9||8pm||Sporting KC Show on Sports Radio 810 WHB|
|Thu., June 11||5pm||Classic Match: MLS Cup 2013 on TUDN and TUDN.com|
|7pm||Classic Match: Wizards vs. San Jose from Sept. 5, 1998
(Streaming on SportingKC.com)
|Sat., June 13||7pm, 9pm||Classic Match: Inaugural KC Wiz match from April 13, 1996
(Re-airing on FOX Sports Kansas City)
Dates and times subject to change.
Monday, June 8: Sporting Game Night presented by Ivy Investments
Hosted by longtime Sporting Kansas City midfielder Benny Feilhaber, the championship episode of Sporting Game Night, presented by Ivy Investments, will debut tonight at 6 p.m. CT on SportingKC.com. Assistant coach Zoran Savic, captain Matt Besler, forward Johnny Russell and former great Jimmy Conrad will test their knowledge and battle for ultimate bragging rights as Feilhaber poses a variety of trivia questions across several categories.
Tuesday, June 9: Sporting KC Show on Sports Radio 810 WHB
A new episode of the Sporting Kansas City Show will debut at 8 p.m. CT Tuesday on Sports Radio 810 WHB as hosts Nate Bukaty, Carter Augustine and Aly Trost welcome a Sporting guest and reflect on the latest news surrounding MLS. The Sporting Kansas City Show is available on several podcast hubs including Spotify and iTunes as well as YouTube and SportingKC.com/SportingKCShow.
Thursday, June 11: MLS Cup 2013 on TUDN
Sporting fans will have the unique opportunity to relive MLS Cup 2013 thanks to league broadcast partner TUDN, which will air a 60-minute condensed version of the match at 5 p.m. CT Thursday. The series, called "Lo Mejor de la MLS," can be found on TUDN and on demand on TUDN.com and the TUDN app.
Thursday, June 11: Classic match on SportingKC.com
In conjunction with Major League Soccer's 25th anniversary celebration, Sporting is turning back the clocks with another classic match stream exclusively on SportingKC.com. Thursday at 7 p.m. CT, fans will be treated to Kansas City's 5-1 home win over the San Jose Clash from 1998, which saw Sporting Legend Preki record three goals and two assists in arguably the greatest individual performance in club history. Per MLS rules, the stream will be geofenced to viewers in Kansas, Missouri, Iowa and Nebraska.
Saturday, June 13: Inaugural Kansas City Wiz match on FOX Sports Kansas City
Fans can tune into FOX Sports Kansas City and FOX Sports GO at 7 and 9 p.m. CT Saturday for a re-airing of the Kansas City Wiz's inaugural MLS match against the Colorado Rapids on April 13, 1996. The historic matchup at Arrowhead Stadium resulted in a 3-0 win for the hosts, who received a brace from forward Digital Takawira in the second half. Saturday's viewing experience will be amplified by pop-up videos featuring commentary from past players and several fun facts surrounding the inaugural game.