Ghana and Celta Vigo defender Joseph Aidoo has been ruled out of action for at least seven months after suffering an injury on international assignment with the Black Stars of Ghana.
“The head of RC Celta’s medical services, Juan José García Cota, operated on center back Joseph Aidoo, who suffered a ruptured Achilles tendon in a match played with his national team last Saturday” , Celta Vigo communicated on Thursday.
“The intervention, which passed without complications and took place early in the morning at the Fremap Hospital in Vigo, consisted of the reconstruction of the tendon with reinforced suture and the application of growth factors.
The light blue defender will remain out for a minimum of 6-7 months.
The club reiterates its message of encouragement and support for Aidoo, whom it wishes a full recovery.” , the statement added.
This means Aidoo will definitely not be at next year’s AFCON.