COMMERCE CITY Colo. (Tuesday August 11 2009) – Colorado Rapids midfielder Colin Clark has been diagnosed with a torn anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) in his left knee the club announced today.
Clark suffered the injury in training on Tuesday and will be forced to miss the remainder of the 2009 season.
Surgery to repair the injury is scheduled to take place early next week.
Clark started in 16 games this season playing 1421 minutes and had three goals and a new single season career-high five assists.
He was also a member of the U.S. National Team’s CONCACAF Gold Cup roster earning his first-ever cap while playing 76 minutes against Honduras on July 11 2009.