The Gold Coast SUNS have provided a further Qscan Injury Update after the news on Monday that Wil Powell would miss the remainder of the season with a fractured ankle.
Powell underwent surgery on his ankle yesterday and will begin his rehab at the club once he has recovered.
Connor Budarick was also ruled out of the match against Adelaide in the third quarter after sustaining a hamstring injury.
“Connor had Hamstring pain during the game and subsequently, has improved really well. It presents as a relatively mild injury, so Connor will be tested later this week before a call is made on his availability for Round 15.”
Joel Jeffrey has had a scan on his knee after leaving the field late in the game against Adelaide, with the results showing an injury to his lateral meniscus.“Joel injured his knee in the last quarter on the weekend that will require surgery this week to ascertain the extent of damage and address accordingly,” Bull said. “We’ll know more about Joel’s recovery timeline once his surgery is complete and can provide a further update at that time.”
In positive news, Rory Thompson returned in the VFL on the weekend for his first match since injuring his meniscus in Round 10.
Jack Lukosius remains approximately two weeks away from his return from a PCL injury he reaggravated in Round 8.
Meanwhile Josh Corbett will also be a test to return from a hip injury this week.