Sporting Kansas City host San Jose Earthquakes today, July 21 at the Children's Mercy Park for the Week 14 of the 2021 MLS season. While the home side hasn’t played since the first weekend of July due to the 2021 Concacaf Gold Cup, the Quakes are looking for their first win in 10 rounds. Here, check out everything there is to know about this Major League Soccer game, such as the preview, information, storylines, predictions, odds and how to watch it in the US.
Seventeen days after their 2-0 win over Los Angeles Galaxy, the Wizards came back to the competition trying to keep in the good form they have shown so far. They have won three matches in a row against teams in the top five of the Western Conference: Galaxy, Rapids and Los Angeles FC.
On the other hand, San Jose Earthquakes have been struggling these past couple of months. After their good start in the league, with three victories in four games, they have lost seven matches. Now they have to win their first match at Children's Mercy Park in five games.
Sporting Kansas vs San Jose Earthquakes: Match Information
Date: Wednesday, July 21, 2021.
Time: 8:30 PM (ET).
Location: Children's Mercy Park, Kansas City, Kansas.
Sporting Kansas vs San Jose Earthquakes: Time by State in the US
ET: 8:30 PM
CT: 7:30 PM
MT: 6:30 PM
PT: 5:30 PM
Sporting Kansas vs San Jose Earthquakes : Storylines
Sporting Kansas City and San Jose Earthquakes have faced each other 46 times. Kansas have the advantage with 19 victories but San Jose have 18 wins. They have drawn on nine occasions. Sporting Kansas City and will want to level the playing field on Wednesday.
The previous meeting between the two teams took place two months ago and ended in a 3-1 victory for Sporting Kansas City. Alan Pulido, Daniel Salloi and Jaylin Lindsey were the goalscorers that day for the winners, while Javier Lopez made the goal for San Jose.
On the other hand, San Jose have struggled against KC at Children's Mercy Park. The Quakes are winless in their last four fixtures in that Stadium, conceding nine goals in that time. They will try to change that this Wednesday.
Sporting Kansas vs San Jose Earthquakes : 2021 MLS Standings
Sporting Kansas City are currently in second place in the MLS Western Conference standings with 26 points, three points behind Seattle Sounders.San Jose Earthquakes, on the other hand, are in 11th place in the Western Conference with 12 points so far.
Sporting Kansas vs San Jose Earthquakes : 2021 MLS Top Scorers
Daniel Salloi is the current top goal-scorer of Sporting Kansas with seven goals so far in the 2021 MLS Season. He also has three assists so far. On the other hand, Cade Cowell is the leader of the goal scorer table of the San Jose Earthquakes with four goals and four assists.
How to watch or live stream Sporting Kansas vs San Jose Eaarthquakes in the US
The game to be played between Sporting Kansas and San Jose Earthquakes in Week 14 of the 2021 MLS Regular Season will be broadcast in the US by ESPN+, Bally Sports Midwest, NBC Sports California, Bally Sports Kansas City, KNBR 1050.
Sporting Kansas vs San Jose Earthquakes : Odds and predictions
Oddsmakers in the US have already made their predictions for this match. FanDuel has Sporting Kansas as the strong favorites with odds of -260. Meanwhile, San Jose have odds of +550. A tie would result in a +370 payout.
|San Jose Earthquakes||+550|
*Odds by FanDuel