The 22-year-old quarterback was injured on a play late in the first quarter of San Francisco’s 27-7 win over the Seahawks.
The San Francisco 49ers reported this Monday that the starting quarterback, Trey Lancewas successfully operated on for a fracture in his right ankle that he suffered last Sunday.
“Our quarterback, Trey Lanceunderwent successful surgery on his right ankle, an injury that occurred in the match against the Seattle Seahawks“, announced the Californian team.
The 22-year-old quarterback was injured on a play late in the first quarter of the game that San Francisco won 27-7 at Seattle Seahawks.
Throw he was knocked down and his right ankle was twisted. He was taken off the field on a stretcher and underwent surgery on Monday.
“In surgery, two injuries were repaired: a fibula fracture and ligament rupture. Throw will begin his rehabilitation supervised by the team’s medical chief, Tim McAdamswho trusts that he will recover to return in 2023″, added the 49ers.
After the operation, Trey posted on his Twitter account a photograph from the hospital in which he is seen smiling and lying down with his right leg bandaged.
The quarterback accompanied the image with thanks to the people who cared about his injury.
“I really appreciate all the messages and prayers. Everything went well; I’m ready to face this rehabilitation process. We will never understand why things happen, but I will come back better than ever. This chapter will make me come back stronger, “said the quarterback.
During the time he was in the field before Seattle The rookie, who was starting his first season as a starter for the team in 2022, had 30 yards and hit two of the three passes he threw.
In Week 1 of this season Trey Lance He had 164 passing yards, completed 13 of 28 passes, was intercepted once and had two sacks in the 49ers’ 19-10 loss to the Chicago Bears.
In the face of injury Throwthe veteran Jimmy Garoppolo took control of the offensive San Francisco.
In the duel against the Seahawks, Garoppolo he had 154 yards, completed 13 of 21 passes and had a touchdown pass.