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  1. Previewing the Dynamo vs. SKC Match with the Blue TestamentRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 25 | Dynamo Theory

    ... to create much through the middle. In previous years, the defense has been the saving grace but now, with a hurt Ike Opara and inconsistent play on the wings, the back line hasn't been the best and hasn't been able to completely shut down opponents ...

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  2. Reigniting the Rivalry: Houston Hosts Kansas CityRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | Dynamo Theory

    ... go on Saturday. Kansas City enters this match searching for answers. With defenders Chance Meyers (achilles) and Ike Opara (ACL) both out and Seth Sinovic recovering from a groin injury, head coach Peter Vermes is looking at making possible ...

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  3. MLS Fantasy Roundup 2015 - Round 7Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Eighty Six Forever

    ... Kansas City , who are in a five-way tie for 5th place in the Western Conference and no longer have the services of Ike Opara ($7.3m) thanks to a ruptured Achilles tendon. A fragile SKC backline has been a recurring theme for a while now and that ...

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  4. MLS Power Rankings: Red Bulls cling to top spotRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 19 | Soccer America

    ... the season and three great defensive plays in the final minutes secured a win. 9. SPORTING KANSAS CITY (2-2-3), 5. Ike Opara 's absence with a ruptured Achilles' tendon is going to be significant, though SKC endured waves of Galaxy attacks before ...

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  5. LA Galaxy - Sporting Kansas City: How to watchRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 18 | LAG Confidential

    ... Next up, Sporting Kansas City . What to watch: - Sporting KC's defense has been absolutely decimated by injuries. Ike Opara will tragically miss the 2015 season after rupturing his Achilles tendon, and regular starters Chance Myers and Seth Sinovic ...

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  6. Sporting Kansas City vs La Galaxy Saturday Preview, VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Kansas City InfoZine

    ... are riding a four-game unbeaten streak, the second longest active streak in MLS. Sporting Kansas City centerback Ike Opara suffered a ruptured Achilles tendon in the 84th minute of last week's match against Salt Lake and will be unavailable this ...

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  7. Up next for the Galaxy: Saturday night vs. Sporting Kansas CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Los Angeles Times

    ... at the StubHub Center to 24 games, dating to last year's season opener. Sporting will be without center back Ike Opara, who ruptured his left Achilles' tendon last weekand could miss the rest of the season. Opara, who leads the team with two goals, ...

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  8. Stumptown Countdown: Week SixRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Stumptown Footy

    ... the run of play this year. Was 2014 an aberration? 9. Sporting Kansas City (10) - Gets some pity on account of Ike Opara 's ruptured achilles. SKC looked like the likelier team to win at Sporting Park on Saturday, but their difficulties scoring ...

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  9. Tuesday, Apr 14, 2015Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Soccer America

    ... a Latin American author, died on Monday at age 74. Read the whole story The injury Sporting Kansas City defender Ike Opara suffered when he fell awkwardly late in Saturday's game against Real Salt Lake has been diagnosed as a ruptured Achilles ...

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  10. MLS: 8 Things We Learned This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | BleacherReport

    ... against Real Salt Lake in a 0-0 draw on Saturday. However, SKC also lost one of its best players in center-back Ike Opara. Opara ruptured his Achilles tendon during the match versus RSL, the club's official website announced on Monday. SKC didn't ...

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  11. Major Link Soccer: Ike Opara injuredRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Sounder at Heart

    Sporting Kansas City's Ike Opara appears to be out for the season after suffering an Achilles injury in SKC's Saturday 0-0 draw against Real Salt Lake. Long time Chicago Fire midfielder Alex has been traded to the Houston Dynamo in exchange for Jason Johnson, who is on a Generation Adidas contract.

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  12. Sporting Kansas City Defender Suffers Ruptured Achilles TendonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Kansas City InfoZine

    infoZine - Sporting Kansas City defender Ike Opara has been diagnosed with a ruptured Achilles tendon in his left ankle. Additional details will be made available following further medical evaluations. Opara suffered the injury in the 81st minute of ...

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  13. Tough news for Sporting Kansas City as Ike Opara learns his Achilles tendon is rupturedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | The Pitch

    Ike Opara was set to have a break out year in 2015. Sporting Kansas City's front office took a chance on the 26-year-old to play a major role for the team's defense after it parted ways with Aurelien Collin during the offseason.

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  14. Sporting KC Defender Ike Opara Suffers Ruptured Achilles TendonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | WIBW-TV Topeka

    Sporting Kansas City announced on Monday that defender Ike Opara has been diagnosed with a ruptured Achilles tendon in his left ankle. Additional details will be made available following further medical evaluations.

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  15. What we learned from Real Salt Lake's 0-0 draw at Sporting ParkRead the original story

    Monday Apr 13 | RSL Sopabox

    ... turn their 12-4 edge in shots into a tally on the score sheet. Even so, of their 12 shots, only a single shot by Ike Opara. RSL's performance therefore must been given credit. For the 90 onslaught that they endured, the defensive dam held firm - ...

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  16. Sporting Kansas City Draws vs Real Salt Lake, Recap, Video HighlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Kansas City InfoZine

    ... The game's only shot on goal came from Sporting Kansas City outside back Jalil Anibaba in the sixth minute. Ike Opara did well to split two Real Salt Lake defenders with a pass into the penalty area, allowing Anibaba to turn with his first touch and ...

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  17. 'It's Just A Hand' - Union Striker Aristeguieta Puts Team Before AppendageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | CBS Local

    ... "It happened around minute 80, or something like that," Aristeguieta told reporters this week. "I jumped with Ike Opara, and I don't know if he steps on me.. it didn't look very well. The good thing is that I could train." "It was very painful. At ...

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  18. Real Salt Lake and Sporting Kansas City will ignite a new conference rivalry on SaturdayRead the original story

    Friday Apr 10 | RSL Sopabox

    ... the Claret-and-Cobalt could find themselves in a familiar position. Also, the new partnership of Anibaba and Ike Opara in defense have led to the club already conceding three home goals - not to mention the three road goals. This could be important ...

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  19. Fantasy MLS: Feilhaber Tops, Opara Flops in Round FiveRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Dynamo Theory

    Sporting Kansas City's Benny Feilhaber topped the points department in round five while FMLS managers who captained Ike Opara were left disappointed. A lot of action came in round five, most notably in Sporting Kansas City's two-goal extra time triumph over the Philadelphia Union in their 3-2 win.

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  20. Sporting Kansas City vs Philadelphia Union, Preview, VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | Kansas City InfoZine

    ... including posting back-to-back clean sheets in their last two outings against the Portland Timbers and NYCFC. Ike Opara scored the game-winning goal in Sporting KC's 1-0 victory at Yankee Stadium and is the only defender in MLS with multiple goals ...

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