(September 23, 2013) -- Sporting Kansas City hosts the Philadelphia Union at 7 p.m. CT on Friday at Sporting Park in a nationally-televised Eastern Conference match-up on the NBC Sports Network. A limited number of tickets, including standing-room only tickets, are available to purchase online at Ticketmaster.com .
The team, in the midst of a three-game winning streak and in second place in the Eastern Conference, will train at 10 a.m. CT on Tuesday thru Thursday at the Sporting Club Training Center in Swope Park (6310 Lewis Rd., Kansas City, MO). The weekly press conference with Manager Peter Vermes and a Sporting KC player will be held at 12 p.m. CT on Thursday at the training facility. All media are encouraged to attend for video, photo and interview opportunities.
Tonight, Sporting Kansas City forwards Dom Dwyer and Soony Saad will be special guests at the 18th Annual Shadow Buddies Black and White Gala from 6-10 p.m. CT at the Westin Crown Center. Shadow Buddies Foundation aims to provide emotional support through education regarding illness, disability or medical treatments. Tickets to the event can be purchased by calling 913-642-4646 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
On Tuesday, The Sporting KC Show will broadcast live on Sports Radio 810 WHB from 7-8 p.m. CT with hosts Callum Williams, Andy Edwards and Carter Augustine. Fans are encouraged to join the discussion by calling 913-3-810-810. Tuesday also marks the North American release date for FIFA 14, the best selling EA Sports series.
This month's edition of Off the Pitch with Sporting Kansas City will air from 7-8 p.m. CT on Thursday on KSMO-TV. Williams joins Jake Yadrich to set the stage for the final five games of the MLS regular season.
Sporting KC Season Ticket Members' last day to guarantee their current seat location in the 2014 renewal process is Friday. Season Ticket Members can renew their season tickets online through Sporting Kansas City Account Manager or by contacting their Client Services Executive directly.
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