Los Angeles hosts Sporting Kansas City in conference action
Sporting Kansas City (10-12-7, ninth in the Western Conference) vs. LA Galaxy (13-13-3, eighth in the Western Conference)
Carson, California; Sunday, 10 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: The LA Galaxy and Sporting Kansas City meet for a Western Conference contest.
The Galaxy are 8-7-3 against Western Conference opponents. Los Angeles is 2-1-1 when it scores at least three goals.
Sporting Kansas City is 6-8-3 against Western Conference opponents. Sporting Kansas City is 2-0-2 when it scores two goals.
The teams play Sunday for the second time this season. Los Angeles won the last meeting 2-0.
TOP PERFORMERS: Zlatan Ibrahimovic has 23 goals and four assists for Los Angeles. Giancarlo Gonzalez has one goal over the last 10 games for the Galaxy.
LAST 10 GAMES: Los Angeles: 2-6-2, averaging 1.6 goals, 1.3 assists, 5.3 shots on goal and five corner kicks per game while allowing 2.5 goals per game.
Sporting Kansas City: 5-5-0, averaging 1.3 goals, 0.8 assists, five shots on goal and 6.9 corner kicks per game while allowing 1.3 goals per game.
NOT EXPECTED TO PLAY: Los Angeles: Perry Kitchen (injured), Diego Polenta, Romain Alessandrini (injured).