Port Confirm Charlie Dixon Has A Broken Leg

Rather than an ankle injury

Port Confirm Charlie Dixon Has A Broken Leg

Port Adelaide have confirmed Charlie Dixon has suffered a serious leg injury.

The injury occurred during the third quarter of the after-the-siren loss to West Coast yesterday.

Port's medical chief Tim O’Leary said today: “Charlie has suffered a fractured right fibula which will require surgery. We are still working out a timeline for surgery but he won’t play again this year.”

It forces Port to rethink how their forward line will be structured going into the rest of the year.

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By Ben Madden

 

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