Portland Thorns FC and U.S. women’s nationwide group midfielder Tobin Heath will be out for another two to three weeks with a again damage, Jamie Goldberg for The Oregonian reported on Tuesday.
According to Thorns FC head coach Mark Parsons, Heath might make her return towards the Boston Breakers on May 27, however within the meantime she wants a number of weeks to nurse the lingering damage.
Heath’s again damage was first described as minor when she was suffered it throughout preseason, however after 4 weeks of league play the two-time Olympic gold medalist has not equipped for Portland. Last month Heath additionally was taken off the U.S. WNT camp roster due to the damage.
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Thorns FC sit in second place within the league standings simply behind the North Carolina Courage and will look to enhance their 2-1-1 report towards FC Kansas City on Saturday May 13.