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  • April 20, 2013
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MLS Preview: LA Galaxy - Sporting Kansas City

MLS Preview: LA Galaxy - Sporting Kansas City

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Sporting KC hasn't conceded a goal in five league games or lost away to LA Galaxy since 2007.

  PROBABLE LINEUPS
LA Galaxy (4-4-2): Cudicini; Franklin, DeLaGarza, Gonzalez, Cochrane; Stephens, Juninho, Sarvas, Magee; Donovan, McBean.

Injury Report:

OUT: Brian Perk (sports hernia), Gyasi Zardes (fractured 5th metatarsel)

QUESTIONABLE: Kenney Walker (fractured 5th metatarsel), Mike Magee (right leg soreness)
Sporting Kansas City (4-3-3): Nielsen; Myers, Collin, Besler, Sinovic; Uri, Nagamura, Feilhaber; Zusi, Bieler, Sapong.

Injury Report:

OUT: Teal Bunbury (L knee sprain), Jacob Peterson (R shoulder sprain) 

QUESTIONABLE: C.J. Sapong (lumbar spine strain)
  DID YOU KNOW?
  • Kansas City won the only meeting between these teams last year, 1-0 in Sporting Park. Sporting KC hasn't lost in LA against the Galaxy since 2007.
  • Sporting hasn't conceded in five games, giving up just six shots on target over that spell, half of which came during a 1-0 win over the New York Red Bulls on Wednesday.
  • Los Angeles was the last unbeaten team in the league until last week when it dropped a 1-0 decision in Dallas.
  • Landon Donovan made his first MLS start of the season against Dallas and had a penalty kick saved. Donovan has scored 28 of his 32 MLS penalties throughout his career.
  • Leonardo is suspended for this game.

Last Five Matches

Head To Head

LA Galaxy

Sporting KC

Wins
2
1
2
Wins

Betting & Predictions

Reader's Predictions

LA Galaxy GAL
LA Galaxy LA Galaxy
Draw
Sporting Kansas City SKC
Sporting Kansas City Sporting KC
36%
35%
29%

Top 3 Predictions

LA Galaxy GAL
2 - 0
Sporting Kansas City SKC
LA Galaxy GAL
8 - 8
Sporting Kansas City SKC
LA Galaxy GAL
0 - 1
Sporting Kansas City SKC

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