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 weeks.
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.
Currently 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 HoustonDynamo.com.
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