In the first 14 games of the season so far, Sporting has used 25 players, 24 of those players have started at least one game. The only player that has so far not started a game is Soony Saad.
The loss was Peter Vermes' 50th as head coach of Sporting. He's now tied with Ron Newman for the 2nd most in team history. It took Vermes 58 more games to reach that mark than Newman.
In the 26th minute, Seth Sinovic moved past Uche Okafor and into 19th place for minutes played in all competitions, he finished the game with 10,346 minutes played.
Sinovic made his 116th start in all competitions for KC, tying him with Uche Okafor for 19th place on that list.
The meeting was the 50th meeting in all competitions between Sporting and DC. KC's record in those 50 games is 20-20-10, scoring 74 while conceding 66.