Portland visits Sporting Kansas City following Ebobisse’s 2-goal game
Kansas City, Kansas; Sunday, 7:30 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: Jeremy Ebobisse leads Portland into a matchup with Sporting Kansas City after scoring two goals against New England.
Sporting Kansas City is 6-11-3 in conference matchups. Sporting Kansas City is eighth in the MLS drawing 178 corner kicks, averaging 5.6 per game.
The Timbers are 8-8-4 in conference play. Portland is 4-1-2 when it records a pair of goals.
The teams play Sunday for the second time this season. Portland won the last meeting 2-1.
Diego Valeri has eight goals and eight assists for Portland. Ebobisse has four goals over the last 10 games for the Timbers.
LAST 10 GAMES: Sporting Kansas City: 4-6-0, averaging 1.4 goals, 0.8 assists, 5.2 shots on goal and 6.8 corner kicks per game while allowing two goals per game.
Portland: 4-4-2, averaging 1.2 goals, 0.8 assists, six shots on goal and 7.1 corner kicks per game while allowing 1.3 goals per game.