The game was the 200th competitive game by Sporting at Children’s Mercy Park.
In the 69th minute, Roger Espinoza moved ahead of Mo Johnston and into 12th place for playoff minutes played for KC, in the 75th he passed Peter Vermes and moved into 11th place on that list. He finished the game with 1,187 minutes played in the playoffs.
Espinoza made his 15th playoff appearance, tying him with Johnston, Diego Gutierrez, Davy Arnaud, and Seth Sinovic for 9th all time on that list.
Espinoza made his 14th playoff start, tying him with Matt McKeon for 10th all time on that list.