9:03 PM EDT, Fri October 31, 2014

RSL notes: Schuler out until postseason, Donovan’s farewell and the Quakes

Sandy • Real Salt Lake will be without defender Chris Schuler at least until the club officially enters postseason play, that much coach Jeff Cassar confirmed Friday after training. Schuler suffered a broken nose and three separate fractures in his eye orbital bone in last Sunday’s 1-0 loss at Chivas USA after colliding with teammate Nat Borchers in the first half. The club has sought out several different opinions from several different ...

Cassar tells ESPN700 RSL’s Chris Schuler may need surgery

The collision between Real Salt Lake’s two center backs Sunday afternoon in Southern California could change the landscape of how the club finishes out the remainder of the 2014 season — and potentially beyond into the postseason. Defender Chris Schuler is out for Saturday’s match against the San Jose Earthquakes. Or as coach Jeff Cassar likes to put it, “It doesn’t look good for Chris for this weekend.” That’s what Cassar told E...
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Chris Schuler could be out for an extended period and may need facial surgery

Jeff Cassar told ESPN 700's Bill Riley today that Chris Schuler will need between seven and 10 days for a full diagnosis on his broken face, and he may need surgery after he suffered a nasty collision with RSL's own Nat Borchers. As there are apparently fractures in his orbital bones, the length of time required for a diagnosis becomes more clear. Cassar says Schuler is seeing specialists on the matter, and you might imagine it's the sort of thing that would rule Schuler out of action for a bit if surgery's required. There are, of course, masks designed for this sort of thing, and while...

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