MLS Preseason in Tucson has officially started and there wasn’t a better way to begin it than with the defending MLS Cup Champion (and Tucson Preseason Veteran) Sporting Kansas City. So, what did everyone say about the match? In case you missed the coverage, here it is.

Local
MLS spring soccer: Nothing friendly as Portland, Kansas City get chippy (Arizona Daily Star)

1st Desert Friendly is a Draw (Tucson News Now)

National

MLS Preseason: Timbers draw 1-1 against Sporting Kansas City in Tucson (Photo essay from The Oregonian)

MLS
Sporting KC v. Portland Timbers (full match)

GOAL: Sal Zizzo Opens Preseason Scoring for Kansas City

GOAL: Rookie Schillo Tshuma equalizes for the Timbers

Sporting Kansas City

Recap: Sporting KC earns 1-1 draw against Portland Timbers in second match of pre-season

Quotes: Sporting KC 1-1 Portland Timbers

Portland Timbers

PRESEASON RECAP | Portland Timbers 1, Sporting Kansas City 1

Highlights & Postgame Timbers 1, Sporting 1 | 2014 Timbers in Tucson