Sports Medicine Report - Sept. 29, 2021

Sports Medicine Report is SportingKC.com’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.

Second-place Sporting Kansas City (13-6-7, 46 pts.) looks to bounce back from Sunday’s defeat to table-topping Seattle when the team heads south to take on FC Dallas (6-12-9, 27 pts.) at Toyota Stadium in Frisco, Texas tonight.

#DALvSKC Sports Medicine Report

Sporting KC

FC Dallas

  • OUT: Defender Johnny Nelson (Back surgery), forward Beni Redzic (Ankle sprain)
  • QUESTIONABLE: None

In addition, Sporting KC’s Graham Zusi and Dallas defender Matt Hedges are both serving a one-game suspension for yellow card accumulation, while Sporting KC midfielder Felipe Hernandez remains out for personal reasons.

Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. CT (7:08 p.m. CT actual kick) on Bally Sports KC Plus, while Sports Radio 810 WHB (English) and La Grande 1340 AM (Spanish) will carry the game locally on the radio.