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Orlando City SC Forward Dom Dwyer Undergoes Successful Knee Surgery

ORLANDO, Fla. (Aug. 1, 2020) - Orlando City SC forward Dom Dwyer underwent successful arthroscopic knee surgery on Friday to treat a partial patella tendon tear associated with patella tendinosis in his left knee, the Club announced today. The surgery was performed by Dr. Daryl Osbahr, Orlando City’s team physician and the Chief of Sports Medicine at Orlando Health. 

Due to the injury, Dwyer was ruled out of the MLS is Back Tournament earlier in the week and is expected to miss 4-6 months for rehabilitation and recovery. 


UPDATE: June 10, 2020 - Major League Soccer announced it will restart the 2020 season with all 26 MLS clubs competing in the MLS is Back Tournament at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida beginning July 8. Upon completion of the tournament, MLS plans to continue its regular season with a revised schedule in home markets. The revised schedule may see certain matches from the original 2020 MLS regular season schedule being cancelled or rescheduled. The final number of matches and the schedule for the remainder of the 2020 MLS regular season and related ticket policies will be announced in the coming weeks.