COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Columbus Crew defender Chad Marshall has undergone arthroscopic surgery on his right ankle, the Major League Soccer club has announced.
The procedure, performed by Crew medical staff in Columbus, removed a bone that was causing problems. Marshall will begin rehab immediately and is expected to be sidelined for the next six to 10 weeks.
Marshall started in all 24 matches he appeared in this season, recording two goals. He recently surpassed Mike Clark as the Crew's career leader in games played (223), starts (220) and overall minutes played (19,582).