Austin, Texas – Austin FC confirmed today that defender Ben Sweat sustained a torn anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) in his left knee during Saturday’s 3-1 win over the Colorado Rapids. Sweat underwent an MRI at a St. David’s HealthCare location on Monday. Surgery is expected to be scheduled in the coming weeks.
Austin FC also announced today that midfielder Ulises Segura has undergone successful osteochondral allograft transplantation surgery in his left knee. Segura will begin rehabilitation with the Club’s Sports Medicine staff at St. David’s Performance Center and at a St. David’s HealthCare location. The date of his return to play will be determined by his response to treatment and therapy.