This Sunday sees Kansas go head to head with Houston at Children's Mercy Park – Kick-off 2:30am GMT.
It's second v fourth in the League, as Kansas take on Houston on Sunday.
Sporting Kansas City arrive at this fixture, having secured 13 points so far this season
Another victory would be a terrific achievement, but that is what Peter Vermes will be asking from his team, as they go into this game on the back of strong results after beating San Jose 1-3 and Vancouver Whitecaps 3-0
Kansas’s League position speaks for itself, as they continue their rich vein of winning form. Their last win, was the 2nd in a row. With 13 points, they are established in second in the League having won four games, drawn one game, and lost two meetings.
When Kansas host Houston, they will do so on the back of two victories and one draws on their own ground.
Victory for Sporting Kansas City would take their points tally to 16 so far this season.
Good Attacking Performance
They have a good scoring rate of 12 goals (9 from open play and three penalties). Their stand out attacking players have been Alan (5), Gadi (3), and Daniel (3). Kansas have conceded eight goals.
Houston Dynamo arrive at this match with 11 points
Houston will be buoyant, following a 2-1 home win against Vancouver Whitecaps in their last fixture.
Houston keep finding ways to win, having secured two victories in their last three games is astonishing this season. Their position is fourth in the League, and they have 11 points having won three matches, drawn two fixtures, and lost two meetings.
Houston have won fixtures, drawn one game, and lost two meetings of their three League matches playing away this season.
Winning this fixture will see Houston Dynamo on 14 points.
Sporting Kansas City v Houston Dynamo Head-to-Heads.
The recent form between these two sides has seen Houston with a greater number of wins. In the last 43 meetings, they have enjoyed 16 victories, to Kansas’s 12 wins. Additionally, Houston have been hugely successful away to Kansas of late, winning 10 meetings times in the last six. May 2021 was the most recent time these two clashed in this competition and Sporting Kansas City took all three points winning 1-0.
Players to watch
For Kansas, Alan contributed with five goals in 7 League fixtures this season, while Maximiliano scored four goals in 7 League games this Major League Soccer Season for Houston.
Other players of note for Kansas are Gadi and Daniel with three goals and three goals respectively and for Houston are José Guillermo and Matias Gabriel with goals each.