Sporting Kansas City vs FC Dallas: Preview and Prediction

Sporting Kansas City vs FC Dallas-MLS Match Preview and Prediction

Match Preview for Sporting Kansas City vs FC Dallas

  • Tournament: Major League Soccer 2017
  • Kick-off (USA): 9 pm Eastern Time, Saturday, 11th March
  • Kick-Off (UK): 2:00 am, Sunday, 12th March
  • Venue: Sporting Park, Kansas City

The two Western Conference teams Sporting Kansas City and FC Dallas lock horns in an exciting contest on Saturday evening.

Both teams made in to the play-offs last season and were knocked out by Seattle Sounders in two different phase of the tournament. Each side will be happy after making an unbeaten start to the new campaign last week.

Sporting eared a point on matchday 1 by holding DC United to a 0-0 draw in their trip to Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Stadium in Washington.

Meanwhile, FC Dallas made a winning start by edging past New York Red Bulls 2-1 away from home. The match saw a drab first-half before an exciting second half that produced three goals.

Sporting Kansas City vs FC Dallas: Head-to-head stats

The home team haven’t lost in the last 10 meetings between the two sides. Kansas are the better side with 5 wins as against the 2 wins for Dallas, while 3 matches ended in draws.

At home, Kansas are unbeaten in the last 6 matches against FC Dallas in all competitions, with 5 wins and a draw. Also they had won the last four here.

Sporting Kansas City vs FC Dallas: Head-to-head

FC Dallas might be favourites here after starting the season with a win over a strong side like New York Red Bulls. at Sporting Park than away from home. But Sporting KC are traditionally strong while playing at home ground. Moreover, the team managed by Peter Vermes are coming on the back of 4 straight home wins against Dallas. Therefore, we must expect a tight tactical battle here and the teams might end up sharing the spoils.

Sporting Kansas City vs FC Dallas: Betting Tips