Djordje Mihailovic’s return to the U.S. males’s nationwide workforce for a busy June schedule was a testomony to the midfielder’s stellar rise in MLS, however the grueling look forward to Mihailovic will sadly proceed resulting from a current ankle damage.
Mihailovic is dominated out of June camp resulting from an ankle damage suffered in Saturday’s 4-3 league win with CF Montreal, U.S. Soccer introduced Monday. The 23-year-old is not going to get replaced on Gregg Berhalter’s roster for the quartet of matches in opposition to Morocco, Uruguay, El Salvador and Grenada.
Mihailovic performed solely 17 minutes in Saturday’s match at Stade Saputo earlier than being substituted off following a collision with FC Cincinnati’s Junior Moreno. The attacking midfielder was set to earn his first USMNT cap since that includes in a December 2020 pleasant in opposition to El Salvador.
Mihailovic has impressed in his first two years with CF Montreal after being acquired in a commerce with the Chicago Hearth in 2020. The previous Hearth homegrown participant totaled 4 targets and 16 assists for CF Montreal in 2021, setting a career-high in each classes.
His influence carried over to 2022, the place Mihailovic has totaled seven targets and 4 assists in 14 league appearances this season. In whole, Mihailovic has earned six caps for the USMNT, scoring as soon as in his debut again in January 2019 vs. Panama.
The USMNT kicks off its busy window on June 1 in Cincinnati in opposition to Morocco.