Walter, Melia help Sporting KC beat Dynamo 1-0

Sporting Kansas City forward Daniel Salloi (20) kicks the ball past Houston Dynamo defender Tim Parker (5) during the second half of an MLS soccer match Saturday, March 5, 2022, in Kansas City, Kan. Kansas City won 1-0. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel) (Charlie Riedel, Copyright 2022 The Associated Press. All rights reserved.)

KANSAS CITY, Kan. – Remi Walter’s goal and Tim Melia’s two saves led Sporting Kansas City to a 1-0 win Saturday over the Houston Dynamo.

Walter’s game-winner came in the 60th minute to secure the win for Sporting KC (1-1-0).

Sporting KC outshot the Dynamo (0-1-1) 10-3, with four shots on goal to two for the Dynamo.

Melia saved both of the shots he faced for Sporting KC. Steve Clark saved three of the four shots he faced for the Dynamo.

Both teams are in action again on Saturday. Sporting KC visits the Colorado Rapids and the Dynamo host the Vancouver Whitecaps.

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