MLS: Chicago Fire, Sporting K.C. draw
Published: July 7, 2014 02:22PM
Updated: July 6, 2014 10:31PM

Kansas City, Kan. • Mike Magee scored in the 40th minute to give the Chicago Fire a 1-1 draw with Sporting Kansas City on Sunday.

Sporting failed to clear a loose ball in its own end and Chicago midfielder Alex collected it and found Magee on the left flank. Magee settled the pass and calmly beat goalkeeper Eric Kronberg for his fifth goal of the season.

Chicago goalkeeper Sean Johnson made two saves against C.J. Sapong in the 91st minute to preserve the draw.

MLS standings

EASTERN CONFERENCE

W L T Pts GF GA

D.C. 8 5 4 28 24 18

Sporting KC 7 5 5 26 23 15

New England 7 7 2 23 23 23

Toronto FC 6 5 3 21 19 18

New York 4 5 8 20 26 26

Columbus 4 5 8 20 19 19

Houston 5 10 3 18 18 34

Philadelphia 4 8 6 18 26 30

Chicago 2 4 10 16 24 27

Montreal 3 8 5 14 16 27

WESTERN CONFERENCE

W L T Pts GF GA

Seattle 11 4 2 35 33 24

Real Salt Lake 7 3 7 28 27 23

Colorado 7 5 5 26 24 19

FC Dallas 7 7 5 26 30 29

Vancouver 6 3 7 25 26 22

Los Angeles 5 3 6 21 19 13

Portland 4 5 9 21 30 30

Chivas USA 5 7 5 20 17 26

San Jose 4 7 4 16 15 16

Sunday’s game

Sporting Kansas City 1, Chicago 1, tie

Friday’s game

D.C. United at San Jose, 9 p.m.