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Knee pain is an ailment most soccer players face during their career, caused by overuse, rapid movement, and sudden stops. Learn more about soccer knee injuries and prevention.

Common Soccer Injuries

 Some of the most common soccer-related knee injuries include:

For a complete list of knee-related injuries, diagnostics, and therapies, visit our Education Center.

Discuss soccer-related injuries in our Forums.

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Torn Meniscus Soccer Patient Story

I was playing soccer in December of 2007 when I twisted in the wrong direction and went down. Luckly, all my ligaments were still attached and healthy. I gave the injury a few months and the pain went away.

Then, I was at a school training camp and was running bleachers when I flew out of them backwards. I went to a doctor in Houston, Texas and he said that I had torn my meniscus and it had calcified and had to be taken out...

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