Injury Report

Sports Medicine Report: Pulido and Russell questionable as Sporting hosts Minnesota on Decision Day | Oct. 21, 2023


Sports Medicine Report is’s look at the latest health update around the team ahead of upcoming matches and is presented by Children’s Mercy Kansas City.

All details listed are from the teams' official player availability reports submitted approximately three days prior to the match.

Sporting Kansas City closes out the 2023 MLS regular season tonight with a pivotal Decision Day clash against Minnesota United FC at Children’s Mercy Park, knowing only a win will give the team a chance to clinch a berth in the MLS Cup Playoffs.

Attacking Sporting duo Alan Pulido and Johnny Russell have both been added to the club’s Sports Medicine Report and are questionable for tonight’s match.

#SKCvMIN Sports Medicine Report

Sporting Kansas City


  • Forward Alan Pulido (foot injury)
  • Forward Johnny Russell (groin injury)


  • Defender Kortne Ford (Achilles surgery)
  • Defender Tim Leibold (groin injury)
  • Defender Kayden Pierre (hamstring injury)

Minnesota United FC


  • None


  • Defender Ryen Jiba (knee)
  • Midfielder Robin Lod (knee)

Kickoff is set for 8 p.m. CT (8:15 p.m. CT actual kick) and will be available to stream in English and Spanish on MLS Season Pass on Apple TV. Sports Radio 810 WHB (English) and La Grande 1340 AM (Spanish) will carry the game locally on the radio. Tickets are available via