Sports Medicine Report - Aug. 7, 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 (10-4-3, 33 pts.) will look to build on their midweek victory over LAFC as the team heads to Colorado tonight to take on the Rapids (8-4-3, 27 pts.) at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park. Sporting are 5-3-0 on the road in 2021, though have not tasted victory in Colorado since early 2014.

#COLvSKC Sports Medicine Report

Sporting KC

Colorado Rapids

  • OUT: Midfielder Younes Namli (Ankle)

In addition, Sporting KC midfielder Ilie Sanchez will miss the game due to yellow card accumulation and midfielder Felipe Hernandez remains out for personal reasons.

Kickoff is set for 8 p.m. CT (8:08 p.m. CT actual kick) on Bally Sports KC Plus, while Sports Radio 810 WHB and La Grande 1340 AM will carry the game locally on the radio.