FC Cincinnati’s Calvin Harris out 6-8 weeks after surgery

FC Cincinnati forward Calvin Harris (20) passes the ball in the first half of the MLS match between FC Cincinnati and Inter Miami at TQL Stadium in Cincinnati on Sunday, May 16, 2021. The match is FC Cincinnati first match at the newly completed TQL Stadium and first home match of the 2021 season. Inter Miami At Fc Cincinnati 61

FC Cincinnati midfielder/forward Calvin Harris is expected to be sidelined for six-to-eight weeks following a surgical procedure on his knee, the club announced Wednesday.

The procedure was performed Wednesday morning by FC Cincinnati Chief Medical Officer Dr. Matthew Busam at Mercy Health — West Hospital in Cincinnati.

Harris, 21, has recorded two shots on goal during four appearances (three starts) this season.

Forward Franko Kovacevic has been removed from the injury list and added to the active roster for Cincinnati (1-4-1, 4 points), which will host the Colorado Rapids (4-2-1, 13 points) on Saturday.

–Field Level Media