LA Galaxy forward Gyasi Zardes to miss remainder of 2016 MLS regular season

Gyasi Zardes

LOS ANGELES, Calif. (Monday, Aug. 29, 2016) – The LA Galaxy announced today forward Gyasi Zardes will miss the remainder of the 2016 MLS regular season due to a broken fifth metatarsal in his right foot. Zardes suffered the injury Saturday during the Galaxy’s 0-0 draw against Vancouver Whitecaps FC.

This year, Zardes made 19 appearances in MLS play, scoring six goals and adding five assists, including two game-winning goals and three game-winning assists. In his LA Galaxy career, the Hawthorne product has scored 32 goals and recorded 15 assists.

The Galaxy are in action next when they host Columbus Crew SC at 7:30 p.m. PT this Saturday, Sept. 3 at StubHub Center live on Time Warner Cable SportsNet and Time Warner Cable Deportes.