Short-handed Sporting KC holds on for 0-0 tie with Minnesota
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Tim Melia tied his season high with seven saves and short-handed Sporting Kansas City held on for a 0-0 tie with Minnesota United on Saturday.
Rémi Walter was shown a straight red card in the 21st for a dangerous studs-up foul and Kansas City played a man down down the rest of the way.
The 35-year-old Melia has three shutouts in the last four games.
Tyler Miller had five saves for Minnesota (7-6-7). He has seven shutouts this season.