| ||PROBABLE LINEUPS||LA Galaxy (4-4-2): Cudicini; Franklin, DeLaGarza, Gonzalez, Cochrane; Stephens, Juninho, Sarvas, Magee; Donovan, McBean.|
OUT: Brian Perk (sports hernia), Gyasi Zardes (fractured 5th metatarsel)
QUESTIONABLE: Kenney Walker (fractured 5th metatarsel), Mike Magee (right leg soreness)
|Sporting Kansas City (4-3-3): Nielsen; Myers, Collin, Besler, Sinovic; Uri, Nagamura, Feilhaber; Zusi, Bieler, Sapong.|
OUT: Teal Bunbury (L knee sprain), Jacob Peterson (R shoulder sprain)
QUESTIONABLE: C.J. Sapong (lumbar spine strain)
| ||DID YOU KNOW?|
Kansas City won the only meeting between these teams last year, 1-0 in Sporting Park. Sporting KC hasn't lost in LA against the Galaxy since 2007.
Sporting hasn't conceded in five games, giving up just six shots on target over that spell, half of which came during a 1-0 win over the New York Red Bulls on Wednesday.
Los Angeles was the last unbeaten team in the league until last week when it dropped a 1-0 decision in Dallas.
Landon Donovan made his first MLS start of the season against Dallas and had a penalty kick saved. Donovan has scored 28 of his 32 MLS penalties throughout his career.
Leonardo is suspended for this game.