Thursday, August 18, 2011
S.A.S. Thursday After Edition
Here are some stats from last night's game.
Soony Saad made his first MLS appearance for KC, he's the 11th player to make their first MLS appearance with KC this season. He's the 12th in all competitions.
Saad's goal was his first for Sporting KC, he becomes the youngest goal scorer in Sporting KC history, topping Yura Movsisyan, who was 19 and 266 days when he scored.
Saad is also the third youngest player to appear in a game for Sporting KC behind Nino da Silva and Movsisyan.
Jimmy Nielsen made his 50th appearance in both all competitions and league play for Sporting KC, he's the 50th player to hit that mark in all competitions, he's the 41st player to do it in league play.
It was also Nielsen's 50th start in all competitions and league, he's the 40th to hit that mark in all competitions. He's the 36th player to hit that mark in league play.
Chance Myers made his 50th appearance in league play, he tied Nielsen as the 41st player to hit that mark.
Kei Kamara also started his 50th game in all competitions for KC, he tied Nielsen as the 40th player to hit that mark.