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Peter Vagenas Placed On Seattle Sounders Injured Reserve List

Bill HareCorrespondent IAugust 2, 2010

CARSON, CA - JULY 04:  Peter Vagenas #8 of the Seattle Sounders FC kicks the ball against the Los Angeles Galaxy on July 4, 2010 at the Home Depot Center in Carson, California.  (Photo by Jeff Golden/Getty Images)
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The Seattle Sounders FC announced Monday that midfielder Peter Vagenas has been placed on the disabled list. The reason is a right quadriceps strain.

As a result of his injury Vagenas, 32, is required to miss six games. Included in that number was the San Jose Earthquakes match on July 31.

Vagenas is eligible to return to MLS play for the September 9 match in Seattle against the Real Salt Lake.

The 5-8, 163 pound Vagenas is in his tenth season in Major League Soccer. He played college soccer at UCLA.

Vagenas has started all seven appearances in 2010 and has played a total of 542 minutes.