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Sallói, Pulskamp lead Sporting KC past Earthquakes 1-0

Dániel Sallói
Posted at 10:46 PM, Aug 27, 2022
and last updated 2022-08-27 23:46:37-04

KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Dániel Sallói scored 10 minutes into the match and John Pulskamp made it stand up as Sporting Kansas City held off the San Jose Earthquakes for a 1-0 victory on Saturday.

Sallói's sixth goal of the season helped Sporting KC (8-15-5) beat San Jose (6-12-9) for the 14th time in 16 home matches.

Pulskamp made four saves to earn a clean sheet for Sporting KC.

JT Marcinkowski saved seven shots for San Jose, which was trying for back-to-back wins for the first time since last September.

Sporting KC is 8-1-4 in its last 13 matches against the Earthquakes.