Timbers Forward Jaroslaw Niezgoda has torn ACL, Will Miss Remainder of Season
Portland Timbers forward Jaroslaw Niezgoda suffered a torn ACL in his left knee during the Timbers’ 1-0 win over Vancouver last Sunday night. He will reportedly miss the rest of the MLS season.
Another stomach churning pit of rottenness for Western Conference leading PTFC as an MRI confirms @TimbersFC Jaroslaw Niezgoda has a torn left ACL and will undergo surgery on Monday. Jaro prematurely ends his 1st season with 7 goals on 12 shots, the third-highest % in MLS history pic.twitter.com/4OqUjRAqAn
— Nick Krupke (@NickKrupke) November 3, 2020
Niezgoda sustained the injury in the final minutes of Timbers’ match with the Whitecaps. An MRI following the match revealed the injury, and Niezgoda is now scheduled to undergo surgery next Monday, Nov. 9.