Sporting Kansas City's group stage campaign in the MLS is Back Tournament continues Friday when the club faces fellow MLS original Colorado Rapids at 7 p.m. CT. The pivotal Group D clash pits a pair of teams looking to bounce back after dropping their group stage openers last weekend at the ESPN Wide World of Sports in Walt Disney World.
Sporting and Colorado carry identical 2-1-0 records, having won their first two league matches before MLS play was suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic. With action back underway in the form of an unprecedented and historic tournament in Central Florida, here's how to catch every minute of Friday's clash.
Watch on ESPN2
The ESPN Wide World of Sports will welcome a national television audience on ESPN2 and ESPN Deportes. Fans can also stream the contest live on the ESPN app.
Radio broadcasts will be carried locally on Sports Radio 810 WHB and La Grande 1340 AM, with the Final Whistle postgame show airing immediately afterward on 810 WHB.
Pregame: Sporting KC Live presented by Michelob Ultra
In the lead-up to Friday's showdown, Sporting KC Live presented by Michelob Ultra will provide 60 minutes of pregame coverage on FOX Sports Kansas City and FOX Sports GO.
Updates via the Sporting KC App
Additional in-game updates and exclusive features will be available via the new Sporting KC app. Fans who download the Sporting KC app will experience a slew of unique benefits throughout the season, including the following:
- Immediate access to all Sporting news and video content
- Exclusive games and offers that can only be found in the app
- A library of all the latest and greatest Sporting gifs
- The ability to customize your own app logo
- Everything you need to know about the club, all in one place