Sports Medicine Report - Oct. 31, 2021

Sports Medicine Report is’s look at the latest health update regarding the team ahead of upcoming matches and is presented by The Sports Medicine Center at Children's Mercy. All health issues listed are from the teams' official player availability reports submitted approximately 48 hours prior to kickoff.

Sporting Kansas City (17-7-7, 58 pts.) will look to clinch a top-two finish in the Western Conference when the team takes on Minnesota United FC (12-11-9, 45 pts.) at Allianz Field in St. Paul this afternoon. Sporting knows a win will confirm that Sporting will finish either first or second in the West in 2021, securing the Concacaf Champions League berth that comes with it.

#MINvSKC Sports Medicine Report

Sporting KC

Minnesota United FC

  • OUT: Forward Justin McMaster (Undisclosed)

In addition, Sporting KC midfielder Felipe Hernandez is suspended for the remainder of the 2021 season.

Kickoff is set for 12 p.m. CT (12:08 p.m. CT actual kick) on ESPN and ESPN Deportes nationally, while ESPN 94.5 FM (English) and La Grande 1340 AM (Spanish) will carry the game on the radio.