Despite beating the Chicago Fire 4-1, Atlanta United’s events were silenced on Saturday as Miles Robinson was stretchered out of the video game early in the very first half.
Robinson decreased without contact in the 14th minute while making a regular clearance, indicating his left leg and knocking his hands on the Mercedes-Benz grass in discomfort and aggravation. The protector was brought off the field minutes later on to be changed by Alex De John.
Atlanta United have actually currently lost the similarity Brad Guzan, Ozzie Alonso, and Dylan Castanheira to major ACL and Achilles injuries this season, while Josef Martinez went through surgical treatment on his knee last month.
“I think it’s going to be a bad injury,” Atlanta United head coach Gonzalo Pineda stated in a half-time interview. “I hope it’s not, so let’s see after the tests. But [a] very unfortunate injury.”
Speaking to press reporters after Saturday’s match, Pineda insisted he has no problems with the club’s medical personnel and declared the current injuries weren’t connected, putting them down to ‘misfortune’.
USMNT fans will likewise be holding their breath on Robinson’s status. The 25-year-old was a crucial figure in Gregg Berhalter’s side as the Stars and Stripes received their very first Fifa World Cup because 2014, while he likewise scored the winning objective as the United States beat Mexico in the Concacaf Gold Cup final last summer season.
Atlanta United suffered another physical fitness problem in the exact same match as Caleb Wiley was required off the field simply 14 minutes after he began as a replacement.