Sporting Kansas City’s struggles continue with a 3-0 loss to Atlanta United over the weekend. The Swope Park Rangers meanwhile picked up their first win of the season with a 3-2 win over Louisville City on Monday night. Here are some stats and milestones from those two games.
Sporting Kansas City
In the 29th minute, Graham Zusi moved ahead of Nick Garcia and into 3rd place for minutes played in league play for KC. Zusi finished the game with 20,220 minutes played.
Seth Sinovic made his 229th start in all competitions, tying him with Preki for 7th all time on that list.
Sinovic made his 184th league start, breaking his tie with Chris Klein for 9th all time on that list.
Swope Park Rangers
At 18 years, 17 days, John Pulskamp is the 13th youngest player to play in a game for Swope in league play or in all competitions.
He’s the 9th youngest player to start a game in league play or in all competitions.
Felipe Hernandez’s goal was his 7th in league play for Swope, tying him with Kris Tyrpak, Lebo Moloto, and Tyler Blackwood for 5th all time on that list.
It was his 7th in all competitions as well, tying him with Moloto for 8th all time on that list.
At 22 years, 340 days, Rassambek Akhmatov became the 17th youngest player to score a goal in league play or all competitions for Swope.
At 22 years, 195 days, Abdul Rwatubyaye became the 16th youngest goal scorer for Swope in league play or all competitions.