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The Daily Wiz Jun 15, 2017
Juice Boxes and Post Game Stats: Espinoza and Zusi Hit 200 Mark

Juice Boxes and Post Game Stats: Espinoza and Zusi Hit 200 Mark

Stats and milestones from last night’s US Open Cup game against Minnesota. Roger Espinoza made his 200th appearance for KC across all competitions, he's the 10th player to hit that mark. Espinzoa's assist was his 25th across all competitions, tying him with Kerry Zavagnin for 9th all time. In the 80th minute, Roger Espinoza moved past Nick Garcia and into 3rd place for minutes played in the US Open Cup (proper and qualifiers), he finished the game with 1,324 minutes played. In the 80th minute Espinoza also moved past Garcia and into 3rd place for minutes played in the US Open Cup proper,...
The Daily Wiz Jun 13, 2017
Honduras Calling Foul on Espinoza Injury Withdraw

Honduras Calling Foul on Espinoza Injury Withdraw

The Honduran federation is unhappy about the fact that Roger Espinoza played on Saturday night. This past week when it was reported that Roger Espinoza would miss Honduras’ upcoming World Cup qualifiers against Mexico and Panama with a back injury, most people expected him to be out of action on Saturday night when Sporting Kansas City hosted the Montreal Impact at Children’s Mercy Park. Then Saturday’s lineup came out and Espinoza was not only available, but starting and wearing the captains arm band in place of Matt Besler. At the time I had tweeted out that the Honduran federation...
The Daily Wiz Jun 8, 2017
Blue Links: Espinoza, Dwyer, FC Kansas City, Oliveira, SPR

Blue Links: Espinoza, Dwyer, FC Kansas City, Oliveira, SPR

Lots of news out of Kansas City for Roger Espinoza, Dom Dwyer, FC Kansas City (NWSL) and for Kevin Oliveira. Plus players are getting awarded left and right. Kansas City soccer does not stop. There is lots to catch up on over the last week or so that you may have let slip through the cracks. Before we catch you up on some news you may have missed, check out what you may have missed on The Blue Testament. 2017 All-Star Game Roundtable between TBT staff (e.g. who we voted for) Vermes will be “active” in the Secondary Transfer Window Dom Dwyer gets his first USMNT call-up. Soony Saad...
The Daily Wiz Jun 5, 2017
Saad Joins List of Sporting Call Ups

Saad Joins List of Sporting Call Ups

Soony Saad becomes the latest Sporting KC player called up for national team duty. Sporting Kansas City’s departures for national team duty added another name to their list today when it was announced that Sporting KC forward, Soony Saad had been called up by Lebanon for their Asian Cup qualification match against Malaysia on the 13th. Saad joins Matt Besler, Tyler Pasher, and Graham Zusi on international duty this coming week (Roger Espinoza pulled out of his call up for Honduras due to back spasms). The four players will miss Sporting’s league game this weekend against the Montreal...
The Daily Wiz May 29, 2017
Espinoza Called Up for Honduras World Cup Qualifiers

Espinoza Called Up for Honduras World Cup Qualifiers

Roger Espinoza has been called up for qualifiers against Mexico and Panama. To go along with the announcement yesterday of the US roster for their World Cup qualifiers, Honduras today announced their roster for their World Cup qualifiers coming up as well. Sporting Kansas City’s Roger Espinoza is one of five MLS players to be named to the Honduras roster along with FC Dallas’ Maynor Figueroa and the Houson Dynano’s trio of Boniek Garcia, Alberth Elis, and Romell Quioto. Honduras will be playing a pair of away games in this set of qualifiers first traveling to Estadio Azteca for a game...
The Daily Wiz May 28, 2017
Juice Boxes and Post Game Stats: Espinoza Sets Club Record

Juice Boxes and Post Game Stats: Espinoza Sets Club Record

Roger Espinoza set a club record last night in Sporting KC’s 1-0 loss to Colorado. Two games with dominating possession but no goals and an offensive explosion for FC Kansas City, here are some stats from this weekend’s soccer action for KC’s teams. Sporting Kansas City Roger Espinoza's red card was his 8th in all competitions for KC, breaking his tie with Nick Garcia for the most in team history in all competitions. Benny Feilhaber made his 157th appearance in all competitions, breaking his tie with Tony Meola for 17th all time on that list. Feilhaber started his 145th game in...

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