Missouri Comets

Missouri Comets
Missouri Comets
Founded 2010
Stadium Independence Events Center
(Capacity: 5,800)
Owners Top Of The Arc (TOTA), LLC (Mickey Scheetz, Edward L. Scheetz, & Brian Budzinski)
General Manager Brian Watley
Head Coach Denmark Kim Røntved
League MISL
Website Club home page

The Missouri Comets are an indoor soccer team based in Independence, Missouri, near Kansas City. They joined the new Major Indoor Soccer League as an expansion team in the 2010–2011 season. They play their home games at the Independence Events Center.

The team is named after the original Kansas City Comets, who played in the original Major Indoor Soccer League from 1981–1991. Kim Røntved, a former Kansas City Comets star, was named the head coach on August 16, 2010.[1]



Year League Reg. Season Playoffs Attendance Average
2010-11 MISL III 3rd MISL, 8–12 Lost Semifinal 4,017
2011-12 MISL III 1st MISL Central, 2-0

Current squad

November 13, 2011

Note: Flags indicate national team as has been defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1 United States GK Boris Pardo
4 Mali DF Ibrahim Kante
6 United States MF Nick Kelly
7 Canada MF Vahid Assadpour
8 United States MF John Sosa
9 United States FW Tanner Hunjak
10 Brazil MF Geison Moura
No. Position Player
14 Liberia FW Leo Gibson
15 United States DF Coady Andrews
18 United States MF Matthew Iverson
20 Serbia DF Stefan Stokic
21 Brazil FW Neto
23 Mexico FW Byron Alvarez
24 United States GK Danny Waltman
25 United States DF Brian Harris
27 United States DF Ryan Junge
32 Argentina MF Lucas Rodriguez


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