Chicago Fireplace FC winger Stanislav Ivanov underwent profitable knee surgical procedure to restore a medial meniscus tear, the membership introduced Tuesday. He’s anticipated to overlook roughly 4 months, carrying via late July.
Ivanov, 21, was acquired from Levski Sofia back in December 2020. He broke into Levski’s first team at 16 for his debut and made 85 appearances with the membership, including 13 goals and 15 assists. He has played all throughout the entrance line, together with each wings and center forward. A Bulgarian international, Ivanov made his debut with the senior national team in 2019 after being a stalwart with the youth international sides.
The Fireplace will place Ivanov on the Injured Reserve List, per a supply, which means he’ll should miss a minimal of six MLS video games and will probably be faraway from the lively roster. He is anticipated to be reinstated to the lively roster this summer time following rehabilitation from the ailment.
Putting him on the Injured Reserve List is important, as Chicago had been in want of an international roster spot and now do not require one other one till Ivanov returns. By that point, the membership might have one other present international gain a inexperienced card, following the likes of Przemyslaw Frankowski and Alvaro Medran earlier this offseason.