Kansas City Features

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Sporting KC's Ike Opara likely out for season

Associated Press | April, 10 2014

KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- Sporting Kansas City defender Ike Opara will have surgery on his injured right ankle and is likely to miss the rest of the MLS season. The club says Thursday that the April 16 surgery will repair cartilage damage. Opara had...

Sporting KC adds Brazilian defender Juliao, 19

Associated Press | April, 4 2014

KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- Sporting Kansas City has acquired 19-year-old Brazilian defender Igor Juliao on loan from Fluminense to occupy one of its international roster spots. Juliao joined Fluminense's academy at 8 years old and capped his youth career...

Sporting KC signs ex-UCLA midfielder Munoz

Associated Press | April, 1 2014

KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- Sporting Kansas City has signed Spanish midfielder Victor Munoz, who grew up in the Real Madrid academy system before moving to the United States to attend college. The 23-year-old Munoz, a native of Madrid, will be added to th...

Klinsmann: MLS season must start earlier Video

Doug McIntyre | March, 28 2014

The MLS season must start several weeks earlier if its clubs are to have any chance of competing against in-form Mexican opposition in CONCACAF Champions League play, U.S. national team coach Jurgen Klinsmann said. • Bennett: MLS in the shadow...

Sporting KC signs Spanish midfielder Dovale

Associated Press | March, 11 2014

KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- Sporting Kansas City has signed versatile Spanish midfielder Antonio Dovale, who will be added to the roster once his international transfer certificate and visa are in order. Dovale will occupy the fifth of Sporting KC's eig...

Sources: U.S. prospect step closer to joining Juve

Marc Stein |

Juventus have moved a step closer to signing hotshot American teenager Erik Palmer-Brown from Sporting Kansas City, according to sources familiar with the process. Industry sources told ESPN FC that the Italian giants are making progress in their...

KC deals Bunbury to Revs for 1st-round pick

ESPN staff | February, 19 2014

Sporting Kansas City traded forward Teal Bunbury to New England on Wednesday for allocation money and the Revolution's first-round pick in next year's MLS SuperDraft. Bunbury took to Twitter to say he was excited to join the Revolution. I am...

Sporting KC acquires Medranda from Colombia Video

Associated Press | February, 13 2014

KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- Sporting Kansas City acquired midfielder Jimmy Medranda from Colombia's Deportivo Pereira on Thursday for an undisclosed transfer fee and signed him to a multi-year contract. Terms of the contract were not disclosed...

Sporting KC adds midfielder Zizzo from Timbers

Associated Press | December, 13 2013

KANSAS CITY, Kan. --  MLS Cup champion Sporting Kansas City acquired midfielder Sal Zizzo from the Portland Timbers for allocation money as it began to retool its roster on Friday. Zizzo scored two goals and had eight assists while playing o...

Kansas City's Collin eyes return to Europe

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | December, 10 2013

Aurelien Collin hopes his MVP-winning performance in Sporting Kansas City's MLS Cup triumph will earn him a return to European football. • Davis: Three Things - Sporting Kansas City-Real Salt Lake Collin, 27, struck his side's eq...

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