A member of the U.S. World Cup team, Holden says the injury "made me more determined to make an impact when I came back for preseason."
US midfielder Holden gets new contract with Bolton →
"Just had a sincere phone call from Jonny Evans wishing me the best in my recovery," he wrote. "Def wasn't intentional, just unfortunate part of the game."
US soccer player Stuart Holden out 6 months (knee) →