MLS Injury Report: Week 8
Wil Trapp sidelined due to concussion symptoms / Brad Penner - USA TODAY Sports

Chicago Fire: 

Questionable: (M) Razvan Cocis (DNP 4/4, plantar fasciitis), (GK) Sean Johnson (DNP 4/4, eye abrasion).

OUT: (F) Mike Magee (hip surgery 9/9/14, 6-8 months), (M) Patrick Nyarko (torn ACL and sprained MCL 10/18/14, 6-8 months).


Colorado Rapids:

Questionable: (D) Axel Sjoberg (foot injury, DNP 4/10, full training 4/14), M Carlos Alvarez (ankle injury, DNP 4/10, full training, 4/14).

OUT: (M) Sam Cronin (concussion, DNP 4/10), (D) Marc Burch (rib injury, DNP 4/10).


Columbus Crew: 

Questionable: (M) Wil Trapp (concussion-like symptoms, DNP 4/11), (D)  Waylon Francis (right ankle sprain, DNP 4/11). 

"Crew SC midfielder Wil Trapp remains in Providence, R.I., seeing a specialist after suffering a re-occurrence of concussion-like symptoms during an April 8 game. Today at the EAS Training Center in Obetz, coach Gregg Berhalter said Trapp will remain there for the next couple of days." - Adam Jardy, The Columbus Dispatch

OUT: (D) Sergio Campbell (right shoulder strain).


DC United: 

Questionable: (M) Nick DeLeon (hamstring tightness, DNP 4/11, full training 4/14).

OUT: (M) Markus Halsti (left knee injury), (F) Eddie Johnson (heart condition), (D) Steve Birnbaum (sprained left ankle 3/28, out 4-6 weeks). (M) Collin Martin (bilateral inguinal nerve release surgery 4/9, out 4-6 weeks).


FC Dallas: 

Questionable: (GK) Dan Kennedy (back spasms, DNP 4/10), (M) Mauro Diaz (leg/foot injury, DNP 4/10).

OUT: Coy Craft (left shoulder surgery, DNP 4/10) Stephen Keel (right foot surgery, DNP 4/10).


Houston Dynamo: 

Doubtful: (D) Raul Rodriguez (concussion/facial laceration), (M) Boniek Garcia (kneeinjury). "Spoke w Owen Coyle, Raul Rodriguez has an appt today to determine his ability to return. Boniek Garcia was out after twisting his knee Sat." - Darrell Lovell


LA Galaxy: 

Questionable: (M) Kenney Walker (groin injury, DNP 4/12), (D) Leonardo (quadriceps strain, DNP 4/12), (M) Jose Villarreal (hamstring injury, DNP 4/4), (F) Robbie Keane (groin strain, DNP 4/12).

OUT: (GK) Brian Perk (dislocated and fractured ankle 3/27, out for season).


Montreal Impact:

OUT: D Adrian Lopez (knee injury), M Justin Mapp (dislocated elbow 3/8, out 4 months), GK Maxime Crepeau (shoulder injury), F Cameron Porter (left ACL surgery 3/21, out 9-12 months).


New England Revolution: 

Questionable: (M) Daigo Kobayashi (left hamstring strain).


New York City FC: 

Doubtful: (D) Shay Facey (hip irritation/adductor strain).

OUT: (D) George John (knee surgery 7/31/14) George John is still not completely healthy after missing FC Dallas entire 2014 season. -SBISoccer 


New York Red Bulls: 

DAY-TO-DAY: (D) Roy Miller (knee sprain, DNP 4/11, full training 4/14),  (D) Ronald Zubar (slight hamstring injury, DNP 4/11, full training 4/14). "Zubar trained with 1st team today. Marsch didn't commit to his place in the #RBNY starting XI, but is in contention." - Eric Giacometti


Orlando City SC:

Questionable: (M) Lewis Neal (neck injury, DNP 4/12) (M) Tony Cascio (sore back, DNP, 4/12).

OUT: (GK) Tally Hall (torn ACL 9/2/14, out 4-6 months) , (F) Pedro Ribeiro (hamstring injury 4/3, out 2-3 months), (F) Martin Paterson (groin strain, DNP 4/3), (M) Lewis Neal (neck injury, DNP 4/3).


Philadelphia Union: 

Questionable: (M) Cristian Maidana (left MCL sprain, DNP 4/5), (D) Raymond Lee (left quad strain), (F) Fernando Aristeguieta (left quad strain), (M) Maurice Edu (right hamstring strain).

OUT: (M) Eric Bird (hernia repair recovery, DNP 4/5), (D) Fabinho (right heel contusion/fasciitis).


Portland Timbers: 

OUT: (M) Will Johnson (broken leg 9/27/14, 6 months), (M) Diego Valeri (torn ACL 10/28/14, 5 months), (M) Ben Zemanski (torn ACL 2/22, 5 months), (M) Michael Nanchoff (sports hernia surgery 3/17, 4-6 weeks).


Real Salt Lake: 

Questionable: (D) Demar Phillips (hamstring, DNP 4/5), (M) Pecka (hip flexor injury, DNP 4/11), (F) Sebastian Jaime (right tibia fracture, DNP 4/11).

OUT: (F) Joao Plata - (fractured fifth metatarsal 1/26, 3-4 months).


San Jose Earthquakes:

Questionable: Jordan Stewart (right calf strain, DNP 4/11).

OUT: (F) Mark Sherrod (left knee arthroscopy 2/27, out 3-6 weeks, DNP 4/11),  (F) Steven Lenhart (right knee arthroscopy, DNP 4/11), (D) Shaun Francis (head injury, DNP 4/11).


Seattle Sounders FC:

Questionable: (D) Damion Lowe (left ankle sprain) (F) Clint Dempsey (hamstring injury, DNP 4/12).


Sporting Kansas City:

Questionable: (M) Graham Zusi (hamstring injury, DNP 4/11), (D) Seth Sinovic (groin injury, DNP 4/11), James Rogers (left knee strain).

OUT: (D) Chance Myers (ruptured Achilles tendon 5/25/14, expected return: 6/1), (D) Ike Opara (ruptured Achilles tendon). 

"Opara suffered the injury in the 81st minute of Saturday’s scoreless draw between Sporting KC and Real Salt Lake at Sporting Park. The 26-year-old center back had played every minute of the team’s first six games until that point after coming back from a season-ending surgery in his right ankle one year ago.

He leads Sporting KC – and all MLS defenders – with two goals in 2015, while also anchoring a backline that has three shutouts and has conceded the fewest shots per game (9.83) of any team in the league this season. In addition, Opara leads all MLS players in 2015 with 30 interceptions and 33 aerials won, while ranking second in duels won (55)." - Kurt Austin, Official Sporting Kansas City website.


Toronto FC: 

Probable: (D) Damien Perquis (soleus strain, DNP 4/4, trained 4/14), (D) Mark Bloom (quadriceps strain, DNP 4/4, trained 4/14), (D) Eriq Zavaleta (ankle sprain, DNP 4/4), (M) Benoit Cheyrou (adductor strain).

Questionable: (D) Steven Caldwell (achilles injury, DNP 4/4) 

OUT: (D) Clement Simonin (swelling in knee, DNP 4/4).


Vancouver Whitecaps: 

Probable: (D) Diego Rodriguez (right quad strain, DNP 4/11).

OUT: (M) Andre Lewis (right ACL sprain), (M) Marco Bustos (left foot contusion, DNP 4/11).

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