The Colorado Rapids' uphill battle in the Eastern Conference Semifinals just got tougher.
Kosuke Kimura, Drew Moor and Caleb Folan are all expected to miss extended time after picking up injuries in the first leg of the home-and-home series against Sporting Kansas City, the Rapids announced Monday.
Kimura will miss the remainder of the playoffs with a broken left foot that is expected to take 4-6 weeks to recover from while Moor will miss 2-4 weeks with a shoulder injury. Folan will be out for an estimated two weeks with an ankle injury.
The news comes as a big blow to a Rapids team that is already plagued by injury. Pablo Mastroeni, Conor Casey, Anthony Wallace and Jamie Smith are all curently sidelined with injuries.
The Rapids head into Wednesday night's second leg against Sporting Kansas City trailing, 2-0.
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