Back to the Sporting KC Newsfeed

Five Things: What to know ahead of Saturday's match between Sporting and Vancouver

Five Things, presented by Keith + Associates Dentistry, is a weekly series on that highlights the top storylines, players to watch and matchday programming ahead of each game throughout the season.

Two teams looking to bounce back from narrow cross-conference defeats will square off Saturday as Sporting Kansas City (2-4-4, 10 points) hosts Vancouver Whitecaps FC at Children’s Mercy Park. Kickoff is set for 7:30 p.m. CT and tickets are available at

FOX Sports Kansas City Plus, FOX Sports Midwest Plus and FOX Sports GO will carry three hours of live coverage on Saturday beginning at 7 p.