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Major League Soccer – Match-day 29: Sporting Kansas City v Colorado Rapids

Sporting Kansas City vs. Colorado Rapids

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This Sunday sees Kansas go head to head with COLO at Children’s Mercy Park – Kick-off 4:00am GMT.

This clash sees third play second, as struggling COLO visit Children’s Mercy Park to face Kansas.

With the Major League Soccer season well into its stride, Sporting Kansas City have managed to gain 39 points

Kansas will want to win this next game, if only to move on from their two previously disappointing results, a draw at Minnesota United and also against Portland Timbers.

Kansas keep finding ways to win, having secured 10 victories in their last 18 matches is astonishing this season. With 39 points, they are established in second in the League having won 11 games, drawn six meetings, and lost four meetings.

Playing at home, Kansas have won five matches, drawn four games, and lost one game.

A victory for Sporting Kansas City would put them on 42 points.

Colorado Rapids’ campaign so far has seen them accrue 37 points this season

COLO will be hoping to increase their row, after victories over both Real Salt Lake and LA Galaxy.

COLO keep finding ways to win, having secured 11 victories in their last 17 meetings is astonishing this season. They currently stand third in the League, with 37 points having won 11 games, drawn four fixtures, and lost four matches.

COLO’s away record is remarkable and poses a significant threat to Kansas. In the 9 games they’ve played on the road this season, they have so far won five games, drawn one game, and lost three fixtures.

Winning this fixture will see Colorado Rapids on 40 points.

Sporting Kansas City v Colorado Rapids – Head-to-Head.

Kansas and COLO have faced each other 75 times in the past, with the balance of wins sitting in Kansas’s favour (31 – 21). Also, Kansas have won all seven of the previous 11 meetings played against COLO. In their most recent meeting of this fixture was August 2021 and the score line ended up with a 0-0 draw. In the last fixture between Kansas and COLO, none of them scored, but the good part is that there have real scoring chances today (62.5% ), as both teams are presumed to go all out in this Major League Soccer fixture.

Kansas to win – probability is 54.64 percent.

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