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The Daily Wiz Oct 11, 2017
Owned: Sporting KC falls to Houston Dynamo 2-1

Owned: Sporting KC falls to Houston Dynamo 2-1

An Erik Palmer-Brown own goal sealed Sporting Kansas City’s fate in Houston. A poor second half kept Sporting Kansas City from clinching a playoff spot for another match as they fell to the Houston Dynamo 2-1 on Wednesday night. Jimmy Medranda was the goalscorer for Sporting KC, while Tomás Martinez scored for Houston and an own goal from Erik Palmer-Brown solidified the win. Sporting KC were missing four starters from this match, including US national team players Matt Besler, Graham Zusi, and Benny Feilhaber. Tim Melia was also out due to a hamstring strain. There was uncertainty as...
Kansas City Star Oct 10, 2017

Andrew Dykstra on Sporting KC debut: 'Tried to be ready for my moment'

Andrew Dykstra made his Sporting Kansas City debut Saturday in a 1-1 draw with Minnesota. After an injury to goalkeeper Tim Melia, he's battling for the starting job. …
Kansas City Star Oct 10, 2017

Next man up: Without Tim Melia in goal, where will Sporting KC turn?

The locker-room door swung open Monday morning at the Sporting Kansas City training complex, and goalkeepers Andrew Dykstra and Adrian Zendejas were the first two players to walk out. Two …
Kansas City Star Oct 10, 2017

Without injured Tim Melia in goal, where will Sporting KC turn?

The locker-room door swung open Monday morning at the Sporting Kansas City training complex, and goalkeepers Andrew Dykstra and Adrian Zendejas were the first two players to walk out. Two …
The Daily Wiz Oct 10, 2017
Dykstra in goal not a lock for Sporting KC

Dykstra in goal not a lock for Sporting KC

‘Keeper will battle with Adrian Zendejas to replace injured Tim Melia Before backup goalkeeper Andrew Dykstra entered Sporting Kansas City’s crucial match at Minnesota United (in the 59th minute for injured stalwart Tim Melia) he had three voices in his ear. Assistant Coach Zoran Savic gave encouragement, Goalkeeper Coach Alec Dufty asked what he needed, and Manager Peter Vermes provided advice. “Everybody had something to say,” said Dykstra. But the only voice that mattered was … Happy Gilmore’s? “But, you know, it was like, ‘Just let me go put the ball in the...
The Daily Wiz Oct 9, 2017
Report: Sporting Kansas City’s Tim Melia out 2-4 weeks

Report: Sporting Kansas City’s Tim Melia out 2-4 weeks

Sporting KC will be without their starting keeper down the stretch of the regular season The Kansas City Star’s Sam McDowell reported on Monday morning that Tim Melia could miss 2-4 weeks with a hamstring injury. Tim Melia out at least 2-4 weeks. Could vary. I'll have more on the injury on the site today. #SportingKC— Sam McDowell (@SamMcDowell11) October 9, 2017 Melia picked up his hamstring injury in the 59th minute of Sporting KC’s match with Minnesota United on Saturday and had to be subbed out. Second string keeper Andrew Dysktra subbed on for the final 31 minutes of the...
Kansas City Star Oct 9, 2017

Sporting KC goalkeeper Tim Melia could miss start of playoffs

As Sporting Kansas City jockeys for playoff seeding, the league’s top-performing goalkeeper will be absent from the lineup. Tim Melia will miss the next two to four weeks, possibly longer, …
Kansas City Star Oct 7, 2017

Sporting Kansas City summary for Oct. 7

Sporting Kansas City 1 Minnesota United FC 1 Kansas City 1 0 — 1 Minnesota 0 1 — 1 KANSAS CITY: Tim Melia (Andrew Dykstra, 59th); Saad Abdul-Salaam, Ike Opara, …
Kansas City Star Oct 7, 2017

Sporting KC settles for tie in Minnesota, loses goalkeeper Tim Melia to injury

After the conclusion of a club-record home unbeaten streak, Sporting Kansas City forward Diego Rubio stood in front of his locker last weekend and claimed responsibility. It was the most …
The Daily Wiz Sep 21, 2017
Juice Boxes and Post Game Stats: US Open Cup CHAMPIONS

Juice Boxes and Post Game Stats: US Open Cup CHAMPIONS

Stats and milestones from Sporting KC’s game last night. Sporting Kansas City are US Open Cup champions again. Here are stats and milestones from the game last night. Sporting Kansas City Sporting won their fourth US Open Cup title, tied for the third most all time, and tied for the most in the modern era. Latif Blessing's goal was Sporting KC's 100th in the US Open Cup (qualifiers and the USOC proper). Tim Melia made his 100th appearance in all competitions in his MLS career. Graham Zusi made his 250th appearance in all competitions for KC, he's the 6th player to hit that mark. In the...

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