KANSAS CITY, KANSAS - MARCH 10: Ilie Sanchez #6 and Graham Zusi #8 of Sporting Kansas City shake hands during the game against the Philadelphia Union at Children's Mercy Park on March 10, 2019 in Kansas City, Kansas. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, Kan. — On Thursday night, Sporting Kansas City defeated Panamanian side Independiente 3-0 , earning a 4-2 comeback victory on aggregate in the Concacaf Champions League Quarterfinals.
Krisztian Nemeth scored two goals along with Roger Espinoza.
Sporting reaches the Concacaf Champions League Semifinals for the first time in team history. They will face Monterrey.
The club will now travel west for Sunday's MLS matchup against the Colorado Rapids at Dick's Sporting Goods Park.
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