Sports Medicine Report - July 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.

Second-place Sporting Kansas City (9-3-3, 30 pts.) will take on 10th-place FC Dallas (3-7-5, 14 pts.) at Children’s Mercy Park tonight, looking to extend their five-game unbeaten streak and 11-game home unbeaten run dating back to last season.

#SKCvDAL Sports Medicine Report

Sporting KC

FC Dallas

  • OUT: Defender Justin Che (Lower leg injury), forward Beni Redzic (Ankle sprain)

In addition, Sporting midfielder Gianluca Busio (United States) and forward Alan Pulido (Mexico) remain with their national teams ahead of the 2021 Gold Cup Final on Sunday in Las Vegas, while midfielder Felipe Hernandez is out for personal reasons.

Kickoff is set for 7:30 p.m. CT (7:38 p.m. CT actual kick) on Bally Sports KC, while Sports Radio 810 WHB and La Grande 1340 AM will carry the game locally on the radio.