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September 14, 2020 - Major League Soccer (MLS) - Sporting Kansas City News Release

Sporting Kansas City (6-3-2, 20 points) vaulted to first place in the Western Conference following Sunday's 1-0 home victory over rivals Minnesota United FC. Manager Peter Vermes' men will return to Children's Mercy Park on Saturday as the next phase of the club's regular season campaign begins against FC Dallas (3-2-4, 13 points) in a 2:30 p.m. CT kickoff.

FOX Sports Kansas City, FOX Sports Midwest Plus and FOX Sports GO will provide three hours of live coverage on Saturday starting at 2 p.m. CT, while Univision and TUDN will air a national telecast in Spanish. Listeners can also catch the action locally on Sports Radio 810 WHB and La Grande 1340 AM, with The Final Whistle postgame show immediately afterward on 810 WHB.

A limited number of tickets for Saturday's contest are available at while supplies last. Sporting's next two home games on Sept. 19 and 23 will be held at a reduced capacity of 18% with comprehensive health and safety protocols in place.

A new episode of the Sporting Kansas City Show will debut Tuesday at 7 p.m. CT on Sports Radio 810 WHB. Hosts Nate Bukaty, Carter Augustine and Aly Trost will hear from a Sporting guest, recap a busy weekend of MLS action and preview Saturday's clash against FC Dallas at Children's Mercy Park. Previous episodes of the Sporting Kansas City Show are available here.

Sporting Kansas City II (4-6-1, 13 points) was off last weekend and will continue their seven-game road swing to close out the USL Championship regular season on Saturday night against cross-state rivals Saint Louis FC (5-4-3, 18 points) at West Community Stadium in Fenton, Missouri. The Group E showdown will kick off at 7 p.m. CT, streaming live on ESPN Plus with additional in-game updates on Twitter at @SportingKCII.

For news, videos, photos and instant updates throughout the 2020 season, follow Sporting Kansas City on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.

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