LA Galaxy Forward Chad Barrett to miss MLS Cup

MLS veteran dislocated his ankle in training

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Robert Mora/LA Galaxy

CARSON, Calif. (Thursday, November 10, 2011) – LA Galaxy forward Chad Barrett will miss MLS Cup 2011 next week after dislocating his right ankle in training earlier today. Currently in his first season with the Galaxy, Barrett had started each of the club’s first three postseason games, playing a total of 211 minutes.

A seven-year MLS veteran, Barrett finished second on the Galaxy with seven goals in the regular season while also adding five assists in 27 games. In all competitions, Barrett had eight goals and six assists since joining the Galaxy in a trade from Toronto FC in January. A former college soccer star at UCLA, Barrett was in the MLS Cup Playoffs for the first time since 2007 when he was a member of the Chicago Fire.