Atlanta United Mo Adams out 4-6 weeks after hernia surgery

Oct 18, 2020; East Hartford, CT, USA; Toronto FC midfielder Alejandro Pozuelo (10) works the ball against Atlanta United midfielder Mo Adams (29) in the first half at Pratt & Whitney Stadium at Rentschler Field. Mandatory Credit: David Butler II-USA TODAY Sports

Atlanta United midfielder Mo Adams will be sidelined four-to-six weeks following sports hernia surgery, the club announced Wednesday.

The 24-year-old Englishman tweeted a post-surgery photo of himself Tuesday giving the thumbs-up.

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“Thankful to have had a successful surgery after dealing with a sports hernia for some time,” Adams wrote. “Can’t wait to attack my rehab and get back out there soon! Minor setback, major comeback.”

Adams is heading into his fourth MLS season. Acquired in a July 2019 trade with the Chicago Fire, Adams has registered one goal and two assists in 42 games (25 starts) with the Fire and Atlanta.

–Field Level Media