Two players will miss New York City FC’s home opener against FC Cincinnati Saturday due to hamstring issues.
Gedion Zelalem and Tony Rocha will watching from the sidelines at Yankee Stadium for the 1 p.m. matchup.
According to the club, both players have “hamstring complaints.
Also sidelined are Brazilian striker Heber as he continues to recover from a knee injury he suffered last season.
Thiago, a newly signed City player, also is out as he awaits for his visa.