Paredes hurts ankle, will miss US exhibition vs Bosnia

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Kevin Paredes injured his left ankle in training and will miss the United States’ exhibition against Bosnia and Herzegovina on Saturday.

The U.S. Soccer Federation said Tuesday the 18-year-old left back and midfielder returned to D.C. United for treatment of a mild ankle injury suffered during training.

Paredes had been hoping to make his national team debut.

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