THE Dublin girls footballers can be hoping there aren’t any long-term ramifications after Sinéad Goldrick underwent hamstring surgical procedure in Australia.
oldrick will miss the remainder of the rest of the AFL Ladies’s season after struggling the harm whereas enjoying for the Melbourne Demons of their win over Fremantle final Sunday.
Scans later confirmed that she had torn the hamstring tendon and, after consulting a surgeon on Wednesday, it was determined that Goldrick would require surgical procedure, which she underwent later that afternoon.
Experiences from Down Below don’t give any indication of the possible restoration interval, aside from to substantiate that her Aussie Guidelines season is over. Melbourne have certified for the Premiership finals collection.
The women soccer season has but to begin, and even fixture particulars emerge, due to the Covid-19 lockdown … however Dublin followers can be determined to see Goldrick restored to health for his or her assault on an All-Eire five-in-a-row.
The 30-year-old Foxrock-Cabinteely defender stays a pivotal member of Mick Bohan’s crew. Solely final month she obtained her eighth All Star; she was additionally nominated for senior participant of the 12 months, the award going to Armagh’s Aimee Mackin.
Within the speedy time period, her loss has been lamented by Melbourne as they head in direction of the enterprise finish of their season.
“It was a devastating blow for Sinead, who has rapidly develop into a much-loved, revered, and essential member of our crew. Her elite pace and fierce competitiveness can be missed as we head into the finals subsequent week,” Daniel McPherson, the membership’s AFLW basic supervisor, informed Melbourne Media.
“We’re grateful that Sinead was capable of get the corrective surgical procedure achieved so swiftly. This provides her the chance to begin a structured rehab programme prior to would in any other case have been the case, underneath the watchful eyes of our medical crew, earlier than heading again to Eire later within the 12 months.
“She could have the additional benefit of a ‘rehab buddy’ within the coming weeks, with Krstel (Petrevski) additionally present process the identical process yesterday,” McPherson added.