Major League Soccer – Sporting Kansas City to face Colorado Rapids on Match-day 12

Sporting Kansas City vs. Colorado Rapids

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Thursday Major League Soccer action from Children’s Mercy Park, as Kansas take on COLO.

The two sides are neck and neck in terms of points going into this match, with both having 16 in the League. COLO however sit in second, one places ahead of Kansas, due to goal difference.

Sporting Kansas City face their opponents with equal points, it will likely be a thrilling encounter

This match sees Kansas looking for a return to form, following a defeat in their last match against Portland Timbers.

They currently sit in third place, with a total of 16 points having won five fixtures, drawn one game, and lost three matches.

Kansas have won three meetings and drawn one game of their four League matches at home this season.

Victory for Sporting Kansas City would take their points tally to 19 so far this season.

Colorado Rapids face his opponents, equal on points, both teams will doubtless be keen to make progress

Robin Fraser will hope that success brings further success, as his side look for another win in a row. Their last two outings resulted in victories against Cincinnati and FC Dallas.

COLO keep finding ways to win, having secured five victories in their last six matches is astonishing this season. With 16 points, they are established in second in the League having won five games, drawn one game, and lost two matches.

COLO will travel to Kansas with a win record on the road that is quite unremarkable, with two wins and one darts.

Victory for Colorado Rapids would take their points tally to 19 so far this season.

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

Kansas and COLO have faced each other 73 times in the past, with the balance of wins sitting in Kansas’s favour (30 – 21). Additionally, Kansas recent form against COLO has been outstanding, winning on seven out of the last 11 games. In their most recent meeting of this fixture, it was October 2020 and the score line ended up with a 4-0 away win for Wizards.

Players to watch

For Kansas, scored
in 9 League fixtures this season, while has netted
in 8 League matches this Major League Soccer Season for COLO.

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