Tasnim – Esteghlal football team iconic midfielder Masoud Rigi will be sidelined for three weeks due to a shoulder injury.
He suffered a shoulder dislocation in the match against Paykan on Monday and was immediately rushed to the hospital.
He underwent a successful surgery in Tehran’s Shafayahyaeian Hospital on Tuesday.
Rigi needs two to three weeks to be fit.
His absence is a big blow to Esteghlal.