The Vancouver Whitecaps announced on Tuesday that goalkeeper Maxime Crepeau incurred a fractured thumb during Sunday's MLS Is Back Tournament match against the Seattle Sounders and will return to Vancouver to undergo surgery.
The injury occurred during a second-half coming together between Crepeau and Seattle's Handwalla Bwana. Crepeau would leave the match during the 54th minute. The Sounders went on to a 3-0 victory. Canada U-21 international Thomas Hasal took over goalkeeping duties.