Seattle Sounders midfielder Obed Vargas sidelined "multiple weeks" with back injury

by Daryn Albert - Obed Vargas' breakout rookie campaign has been put on hold, as Seattle Sounders FC head coach Brian Schmetzer confirmed Thursday that the 16-year-old homegrown midfielder has suffered a stress fracture in his lower back.

Seattle Sounders midfielder Obed Vargas sidelined "multiple weeks" with back injury

Obed Vargas' breakout rookie campaign has been put on hold, as Seattle Sounders FC head coach Brian Schmetzer confirmed Thursday that the 16-year-old homegrown midfielder has suffered a stress fracture in his lower back.