Clint Dempsey Injury: Updates on USMNT Star's Shoulder, Likely Return Date

Tyler Conway@jtylerconwayFeatured ColumnistOctober 14, 2013

Seattle Sounders forward and United States men's national team captain Clint Dempsey suffered a sprained AC joint in his shoulder in a Sounders match versus the Portland Timbers.

Soccer writer Richard Farley first reported the injury, indicating that there is no word on how much (if any) time Dempsey will miss:

Clint Dempsey suffered a dislocated AC joint; played on. No prognosis (too soon).

— Richard Farley (@richardfarley) October 14, 2013

Dempsey has been dubbed questionable for this week, according to Ben Jata of