Founded in 1995, 'Sporting KC' stand as one of ten charter clubs of the MLS franchise competing in the structure since its inception in 1996. The club are proud winners of the illustrious MLS Cup in both the 2000 and 2013 seasons, whilst also achieving a Supporters' Shield in 2000 and U.S. Open Cups in 2004 and 2012. Sporting KC play their home matches at Sporting Park which is the only stadium in history to host the MLS All-Star Game, US men's national team, and MLS Cup in the same year, 2013.