Sporting Kansas City vs Real Salt Lake Preview, Tips and Odds


Sporting Kansas City will welcome Real Salt Lake to Children’s Mercy Park on Saturday for a game of the regular MLS season. Both sides are part of the Western Conference, with Kansas currently on 10th place with 28 points, while their next opponents are 6th, having collected six points more.

Sporting Kansas City vs Real Salt Lake Head to Head

Head to Head Last Game Last games Last games home/away
Sporting Kansas City Loss 5 W/ 7 D/ 8 L 4 W/ 4 D/ 2 L
Real Salt Lake Win 8 W/ 7 D/ 5 L 2 W/ 4 D/ 4 L

Last game between the teams: 30.06.2019 MLS: Real Salt Lake – Sporting Kansas City 2:0; Sam Johnson 15′, 29′
Last game at this venue: 11.11.2018 MLS Play offs: Sporting Kansas City – Real Salt Lake 4:2; Diego Rubio 14′, Daniel Salloi 19′, 90′, Ilie Sanchez 67′; Sebastian Saucedo 60′, Damir Kreilach 72′

Worth mentioning: Only one of the previous ten H2H clashes was won by the visitors, as the home sides recorded five victories in the process. Three of the last five encounters featured over 2,5 goals, while all but one witnessed goals at both ends. The meetings in Kansas have been a joy to watch lately, as none of the last six matches saw less than two goals scored.

Sporting Kansas City vs Real Salt Lake Stats

Head to Head Last Game Last games Last games home/away
Sporting Kansas City Loss 5 W/ 7 D/ 8 L 4 W/ 4 D/ 2 L
Real Salt Lake Win 8 W/ 7 D/ 5 L 2 W/ 4 D/ 4 L

Last game Sporting Kansas City: 05.08.2019 MLS: Seattle Sounders – Sporting Kansas City 2:3; Jordan Morris 46′, 82′; Felipe Gutierez 12′, 33′ (penalty), Erik Hurtado 58′
Top performers Sporting Kansas City: Felipe Gutierez 10 goals 2 assists, Johnny Russell 7 goals 5 assists, Krisztian Nemeth 7 goals 2 assists.
Last game Real Salt Lake: 04.08.2019 MLS: Real Salt Lake – New York City 3:1; Jefferson Savarino 37′, Albert Rusnak 75′, Nick Besler 88′; Alexander Ring 4′
Top performers Real Salt Lake: Albert Rusnak 8 goals 4 assists, Sam Johnson 8 goals, Jefferson Savarino 6 goals 4 assists.

Last 10 games GF:GA Over 2,5 BTTS Clean Sheets
Sporting Kansas City 13:20 6 5 3
Real Salt Lake 12:8 3 3 4

Worth mentioning: No draw has been registered in Sporting Kansas City’ last nine outings. Three of the team’s last five meetings produced over 2,5 goals, as just two saw both involved sides to hit the back of the nets. Sporting Kansas City managed to score just two goals across their last four home matches, which was enough only for one victory.
Just two of the last fourteen games involving Real Salt Lake saw the visiting sides victorious after the final whistle, as the hosts triumphed nine times in the process. The team did not lose any of their last four MLS matches and recorded two wins and two draws. Two of Real Salt Lake last five encounters produced over 2,5 goals and also two witnessed goals at both ends. Real have been unable to score more than a single goal in any of their last five visits.

Sporting Kansas City vs Real Salt Lake News

Missing players Sporting Kansas City: Rodney Wallace is the only absentee.
Missing players Real Salt Lake: Jordan Allen is out injured. Tony Beltran and Sam Johnson are under question.

Sporting Kansas City vs Real Salt Lake Predictions

Both teams to score & over 2,5 goals – 2.00 @ bet365