Atlanta United introduced as of late that Ronald Hernandez will omit 3-4 months as he recovers from an MCL damage sustained within the first minute of Atlanta United’s loss to the Columbus Workforce on Memorial Day weekend.
The damage is a brutal blow now not only for Hernandez, however clearly for Atlanta United and head trainer Gonzalo Pineda, who will now must make do with every other primary damage to his again line. Hernandez was once moved right into a beginning function Saturday for Andrew Gutman, who the staff had simply misplaced the week previous to a quadriceps tendon damage that can see him omit months of the season. Maximum significantly, the staff is already with out Miles Robinson and Brad Guzan who each have suffered season-ending Achilles tendon ruptures.
With the secondary switch window now not opening till July 7, the staff will hope that Homegrown participant Caleb WIley will likely be are compatible and able to play at left again (or left wingback) when the staff returns to motion after the global ruin on June 19 towards Inter Miami. Previous to that recreation, the staff will host CF Pachuca in a pleasant the place Pineda may just give a number of Atlanta United 2 defenders a check run — that recreation takes position June 14.
It is attempting occasions for a membership struggling an damage disaster the likes of that have rarely been observed in MLS historical past.