Emelec player Jackson Rodriguez will undergo surgery for a dislocated ankle and a fractured fibula | National Championship | sports
Emelec He lost two minutes of the match against Orense at left back Jackson Rodriguez Due to a severe injury to his left leg, which he will undergo emergency surgery today.
Resulting from a tackle from Richard Calderón, Rodriguez fell heavily to the grass and badly injured his ankle and shrapnel.
Jackson Rodriguez struggled Ankle dislocation and fibula fracture in match vs. Orense for medical services at the Blue Club.
Awesome moment 😱💔 || The entrance that hit Jackson 🥺
This was the entry of Richard Calderon Jackson Rodriguez
Emelec’s side left the field in an ambulance 🚑🚑pic.twitter.com/0ldAXe7jmM
– ECUAGOL March 6, 2023
Rodriguez, 24, was left lying on the floor and his partner Miller Bolaños angrily protested the referee until Calderon was sent off.
Referee Alex Cajas ruled the foul by showing a red card to the Ourense midfielder.
The Bombillo winger was cleared from the field by ambulance and taken to a health home.
Minutes later, the degree of his injury was verified, and the club published the medical report on social media.
Rodríguez joined Emelec in 2018 from Rocafuerte FC. He was promoted to the first team in 2020.
On the opening day of the 2023 LigaPro Serie A tournament, he added 72 minutes against Libertad FC at Stade Georges Capwell.