Matt Besler's KC Favorites

A defender for the MLS team, Besler is a Kansas City native wears no. 5 in honor of Royals Hall of Famer George Brett (

Home Field

“My first impression of Kansas City was "home.” It's the perfect mix of big city living with small-town feel and charm.”

On Sporting Park

“The stadium itself is world class, but it's the atmosphere the fans create that makes Sporting Park so special.”

Favorite Golf Course: Loch Loyd

“To get away, I like driving south to Louisburg, Kansas, and spending the afternoon exploring the country. I also like to escape by playing golf at Loch Lloyd.”

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Why I Love KC

“Like all fans, Kansas City fans have winning expectations, but the difference is that KC fans are extremely loyal … all of the time.”

Favorite Place to Catch a Game on TV: Tanner's

“My favorite place to watch a game live in KC (when I'm not playing at Sporting Park) is Arrowhead Stadium. For a game on TV, at Tanner's Bar and Grill.”