2016 was the year of Jimmy Medranda.
Sporting Kansas City and FC Kansas City saw a new generation of soccer babies born in 2016
The KC native left for a new challenge in Portugal where he won a title with FC Porto B and even earned a spot on the roster for the senior squad.
Everyone always talks about Dwyer Island, but Shea Groom was truly on an island in 2016.
Sporting KC made five moves over the summer to try to bolster their roster for the stretch run.
A look at two aging wingers, and the year they spent with Sporting Kansas City.