CARSON, Calif. -- The LA Galaxy suffered their first injury of 2013 as midfielder Kenney Walker is expected to miss the remainder of the preseason.
Club officials confirmed that the second year midfielder from Louisville underwent surgery on Wednesday to repair a fractured fifth metatarsal in his right foot. He suffered the injury prior to Monday's first training session.
Walker made four appearances in all competitions in 2012, with three coming in the CONCACAF Champions League. He was also a regular with the club's Reserve League side as he made 10 appearances for the Western Division champions, tallying two assists.