The Full 90
Covering Sporting Kansas City and soccer throughout the Midwest and the world
Sporting KC loses Cyrus for the season
08/09/2011 2:17 PM
05/16/2014 5:45 PM
A rough few days just got rougher for Sporting Kansas City, as it was revealed Tuesday that recently signed defender Daneil Cyrus is expected to miss the rest of the season with a fractured left foot.
Cyrus, 20, injured the foot in a reserve league game on Monday. His injury is the latest blow to a central defense that is expected to be without starter Aurelien Collin for at least a few more weeks because of fractures in his lower back.
The news also comes on the heels of Sporting’s 2-1 loss to Seattle on Saturday, as the Sounders took advantage of a man advantage to score two late goals and snap Sporting’s 14-game unbeaten streak.
Since he was signed in mid-July, Cyrus has played in one MLS game and recorded three fouls.
Join the Discussion
The Kansas City Star is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere on the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.