Chris Durkin - DC United - Close up
USA Today Sports Images

DC United's Chris Durkin has "severe" ankle sprain, out three weeks

The hits keep coming for D.C. United.

Already missing defensive midfielders Russell Canouse and Junior Moreno for the club's upcoming game Sunday against the LA Galaxy (Sunday, 7:30 pm ET | FS1 — Full TV & streaming info), head coach Ben Olsen told reporters that midfielder Chris Durkin will miss at least three weeks with a severely sprained ankle. 

Durkin exited the club's 5-1 loss to the Philadelphia Union in the 16th minute with the apparent injury. 

The highly-rated 19-year-old has made 13 appearances this year for the club and featured for the US team at the U-20 World Cup in May. 

Topics: 

MLS Unites to VOTE

Join Major League Soccer, Black Players for Change, and the MLS Players Association in participating in the November 3 general election. In-person early voting has started in 20 states. Make a plan to vote.