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Sporting Kansas City vs. Monterrey | 2019 Concacaf Champions League Preview

2019 Concacaf Champions League — Semifinals, Leg 2
Sporting Kansas City vs. Monterrey
Children's Mercy Park — Kansas City
April 11 — 9:00 PM ET

TV: Univision Deportes
STREAMING: YahooSports.com

After a disastrous first leg last week at Estadio BBVA Bancomer, Sporting Kansas City will need the comebacks of all comebacks to erase a 5-0 deficit in the Concacaf Champions League semifinals Thursday at Children's Mercy Park. 

The winner will meet either Tigres UANL, who won 3-0 in the opening leg, or Santos Laguna, in the two-legged final.

Sporting Kansas City

Project Starting XI
  • Injury Report:
    • OUT: Jimmy Medranda (M) - knee
    • OUT: Erik Hurtado (F) - right knee surgery
    • OUT: Jaylin Lindsey (D) - torn meniscus
    • QUESTIONABLE: Daniel Salloi (F) - ankle injury
    • QUESTIONABLE: Rodney Wallace (D) - undisclosed injury
  • Suspended: None
  • Suspended after next caution: None
  • International duty: None

Monterrey

  • Injury Report:
    • OUT: Arturo Gonzalez (M) - undisclosed
    • OUT: Jonathan Urretaviscaya (M) - undisclosed
    • OUT: Jose Maria Basanta (D) - undisclosed
  • Suspended: Nicolas Sanchez (D)
  • Suspended after next caution: None
  • International duty: None

Series Matchup

  • This is the second all-time meeting with Monterrey winning, 5-0, in the opening leg
  • Concacaf Champions League history: Monterrey - 4 appearances (2010/11, 2011/12, 2012/13, 2016/17): 30 wins, 6 losses, 7 ties (88 goals) … Sporting Kansas City - 3 appearances (2016/17, 2014/15, 2013/14): 9 wins, 6 losses, 4 ties (29 goals)

Officials

  • To be announced

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