Tuesday Sporting KC announced the signing of 19 Special Olympics players from Missouri & Kansas to two game contracts. Two of the 19 included Savannah’s Jake Huffman as a Special Olympics Partner and Charlie Phillips as a Special Olympics Athlete. The two will take to the field Saturday after Sporting KC’s match with Real Salt Lake. As members of Special Olympics Kansas City, they will play against Special Olympics Utah. Special Olympics KC players will play Special Olympics Utah again on October 22nd after Sporting’s road match at Real Salt Lake.
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