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United States' Weston McKennie only has bruised, not sprained, left knee

A Mexico red card helped turn the tide in the United States' favor, as Tyler Adams' first international goal stood up as the winner in Nashville.
Taylor Twellman gets fired up talking about the search for the next United States coach, which continues nearly a year after the World Cup failure.

United States midfielder Weston McKennie has a bruised left knee, not a sprain as was first announced.

McKennie left the Americans' 1-0 friendly win over Mexico on Tuesday night in the 40th minute after injuring the knee and was replaced by Julian Green. 

The U.S. Soccer Federation originally called the injury a sprain, but said Wednesday he was re-evaluated and has a bruise and no sprain.

McKennie, who also played 83 minutes against Brazil on Friday, is among the U.S.'s more promising young players. The 20-year-old is a regular starter for Schalke in the Bundesliga.

McKennie returned to Schalke on Wednesday for additional treatment, according to the USSF, which did not have a timetable for his return.

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