In one of two simultaneous, split-squad games between Western Conference rivals, Krisztian Nemeth pounced for a brace to lead Sporting Kansas City to a 4-1 victory over the Houston Dynamo Wednesday in the 2019 MLS Preseason presented by Advocare (watch match replay above).
In the teams' other spit-squad game, Kansas City drew Houston 1-1. The games were both teams' last before kicking off Concacaf Champions League round of 16 play next week.
- 5' - HOU - Alberth Elis
- 11' - SKC - Johnny Russell
- 23' - SKC - Felipe Gutierrez
- 28' - SKC- Krisztian Nemeth
- 90'+1' - SKC - Krisztian Nemeth
Sporting Kansas City: Tim Melia; Graham Zusi, Andreu Fontas, Matt Besler, Seth Sinovic; Ilie Sanchez (Kuzain 77’), Roger Espinoza, Felipe Gutierrez; Johnny Russell, Krisztian Nemeth, Gerso Fernandes
Houston Dynamo: Joe Willis; A.J. DeLaGarza (Kevin Garcia 60'), Aljaž Struna, Maynor Figueroa, DaMarcus Beasley; Matías Vera, Juan David Cabezas, Tomás Martínez; Alberth Elis, Mauro Manotas, Romell Quioto