Frankie Hejduk is a player in the MLS league for the Columbus Crew, and a two time member of the US World Cup Soccer team. Hejduk has earned 72 caps and has 5 goals in international competition.
Hejduk was injured on 4/29/2006 in a game between his Columbus Crew against Kansas City. Hejduk injured his anterior cruciate ligament
, an important ligament that helps to stabilize the knee. Hejduk was able to complete the game, but persistent problems led to a MRI, and a subsequent diagnosis of an ACL tear.