While medical experts estimate a six-month timetable for his knee to heal, U.S. defender Oguchi Onyewu hopes to be ready in less, writes Kristian Dyer.
Oguchi Onyewu will be sidelined for six months following surgery to repair a ruptured patellar tendon in his left knee.
Shannon Boxx and the rest of the U.S. women's soccer team return to training camp Wednesday to gear up for the 14th annual Algarve Cup.
U.S. defender Chris Albright will be sidelined for three to six weeks after tearing cartilage in his left knee.
Clint Dempsey's right knee won't need surgery, according to Fulham, and he's expected to be playing in time for the World Cup.