Atlanta United’s Emerson Hyndman out at least four weeks

Atlanta United midfielder Emerson Hyndman (right) will miss at least four weeks with a right quad injury. (Photo by Dakota Williams/Atlanta United)

Credit: Dakota Williams/Atlanta United

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Atlanta United midfielder Emerson Hyndman (right) will miss at least four weeks with a right quad injury. (Photo by Dakota Williams/Atlanta United)

Credit: Dakota Williams/Atlanta United

Atlanta United midfielder Emerson Hyndman will miss at least four weeks with a right quad injury, according to information provided by the team Wednesday.

Hyndman sustained the injury in training between last week’s games at the Red Bulls and at NYCFC. Atlanta United will host Austin on Saturday.

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Hyndman, 26, has made nine appearances, including two starts, this season. He hasn’t played much because he was recovering from an ACL injury sustained last summer. He made his season debut April 16 against Cincinnati.

Hyndman’s injury is the 20th this season sustained by an Atlanta United player that will result in missed games. Out for the season are goalkeepers Brad Guzan (Achilles) and Dylan Castanheira (Achilles), centerback Miles Robinson (Achilles) and midfielder Ozzie Alonso (ACL). Currently out are fullbacks Andrew Gutman (quad), Ronald Hernandez (MCL) and Brooks Lennon (MCL).

Hyndman has made 51 appearances, with four goals and six assists, for the Five Stripes.

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Atlanta United’s 2022 MLS schedule

Feb. 27 Atlanta United 3, Sporting KC 1

March 5 Colorado 3, Atlanta United 0

March 13 Atlanta United 2, Charlotte 1

March 19 Atlanta United 3, Montreal 3

April 2 Atlanta United 1, D.C. United 0

April 10 Charlotte 1, Atlanta United 0

April 16 Atlanta United 0, Cincinnati 0

April 24 Miami 2, Atlanta United 1

April 30 Montreal 2, Atlanta United 1

May 7 Atlanta United 4, Chicago 1

May 15 Atlanta United 2, New England 2

May 21 Atlanta United 2, Nashville 2

May 28 Columbus 2, Atlanta United 1

June 19 Atlanta United 2, Miami 0

June 25 Toronto 2, Atlanta United 1

June 30 New York Red Bulls 2, Atlanta United 1

July 3 Atlanta United 2, NYCFC 2

July 9 vs. Austin, 7 p.m., BSSO/BSSE

July 13 vs. Real Salt Lake, 7:30 p.m., BSSO/BSSE

July 17 vs. Orlando, 3 p.m., ABC

July 24 at L.A. Galaxy, 9:30 p.m., FS1

July 30 at Chicago, 5 p.m., BSSO/BSSE

Aug. 6 vs. Seattle, 3 p.m., ABC

Aug. 13 at Cincinnati, 7:30 p.m. BSSO/BSSE

Aug. 17 vs. New York Red Bulls, 7:30 p.m., BSSO/BSSE

Aug. 21 at Columbus, 5:30 p.m., FS1

Aug. 28 vs. D.C. United, 4 p.m., UNIV

Aug. 31 at Philadelphia, 7 p.m., FS1

Sept. 4 at Portland, 5:30 p.m., FOX

Sept. 10 vs. Toronto, 7:30 p.m., BSSO/BSSE

Sept. 14 at Orlando, 6 p.m., BSSO/BSSE

Sept. 17 vs. Philadelphia, 3:30 p.m., UniMas

Oct. 1 at New England, 1 p.m., UniMas

Oct. 9 vs. NYCFC, TBD, BSSO/BSSE