RENTON, WASH. - The Seattle Sounders FC announced today midfielder/forward Michael Fucito has been placed on injured reserve due to a right knee contusion.
As a result, Fucito is required to miss six games. He is eligible to return to league play for the June 27 game in Philadelphia against the Union.
Fucito, 24, has appeared in two Major League Soccer games, both as a reserve with Seattle, and has one goal. He scored the game-winner in extra time of a 1-0 win over Kansas City on April 17.