Bruin undergoes knee surgery

Partial meniscectomy on left lateral meniscus should keep rookie out 4-6 weeks

Houston Dynamo rookie forward Will Bruin
underwent surgery on his left knee today, the club announced. The lateral
meniscus partial meniscectomy was performed by team physician Dr. Kaare Kolstad
of the Methodist Hospital System. Expected recovery time for the surgery is 4-6

Bruin, who has set Dynamo rookie records
with 20 starts and four goals this season, suffered the injury during the first
half of Saturday’s game against the Seattle Sounders at Robertson Stadium.

tied for fourth place in the Eastern Conference, the Dynamo head north this
weekend for a match against the Philadelphia Union before returning home on Sunday,
August 14, to host expansion club Portland Timbers at 8 p.m. at Robertson
Stadium. Tickets are available by calling (713) 276-GOAL or logging on to

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MLS Cup championships in its first five seasons and represented the United States
in international competition four consecutive years from 2007-10. For more
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