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Frisco, Texas (July 29, 2022) – North Texas SC will host Sporting KC II for the first time in MLS NEXT Pro play on Sunday, July 31 at 7:30PM from Choctaw Stadium. Here's everything you need to know before the game.

How to Watch
Stream:
The match will be streamed on MLSNEXTPro.com starting 7:30PM.

Head-To-Head
NTX Record:
9-5-3 (31 points – 4th in West)
SKC record: 7-8-2 (23 points –8th in West)
NTX vs. SKC all-time: (1-1-0, 4 GF, 4GA)

HOME DOMINANCE
North Texas SC holds a 15-3-12 record when playing at Choctaw Stadium since moving there for the start of the 2020 USL League One season. Overall, NTSC holds a 25-5-15 record when playing at home since starting play in 2019. North Texas SC has registered 91 goals and only conceded 48 goals in 45 matches played.

LOOKING TO END JULY WITH A WIN
North Texas SC is currently on a four-game winless streak. The club has lost three out of its four games played and earned a comeback tie versus in-state rival Houston Dynamo 2. The team will look to end the month with a win as they host Sporting KC II for the first time in league play. NTSC holds a .423 winning percentage for the month of July since 2019

KAMUNGO AND TORRE’S GOALS
Forwards Bernard Kamungo and Pablo Torre are the only two players to have registered a goal vs. Sporting KC II this season. In the first two meetings between both clubs, Kamungo and Torre scored the two goals for NTSC. The first match was a 2-0 win and the second ended in a 4-2 defeat. Both strikers will look to torment SKC II once again but this time at home.

THE OPPONENT
Sporting KC II sit eighth in the Western Conference with a 7-8-2 record with 22 goals scored and 26 goals against. Forward Rauf Salifu leads the team with six goals, while midfielder Collin Fernandez leads the team with four assists. Goalkeeper Kendall McIntosh has recorded 33 saves in 10 games with a 68.8 saves percentage. Sporting KC II is coming off a 3-0 defeat at home to Tacoma Defiance

PARKING INFORMATION
There are two options for parking at Choctaw Stadium: parking lots E and L. The cost for parking is $10 and the only payment method accepted is by card. Parking lots open 90 minutes prior to kick off. More information about Choctaw Stadium is located here.

TICKET INFORMATION
Tickets can be purchased through the AXS app or in person at Choctaw Stadium. Fans can also purchase tickets online. Fans have multiple options to have their tickets scanned: through the AXS app, printing the tickets at home and presenting them at the gate or opening the tickets from the confirmation email. Fans may purchase either general admission tickets for $15 or field level seats for $40.