Southampton have confirmed that striker Jay Rodriguez will go under the knife on Tuesday to remedy a niggling foot problem which has hampered the 26-year-old recently.
Southampton boss Ronald Koeman has confirmed that Jay Rodriguez is likely to need surgery to cure a persistent foot problem.
Jay Rodriguez will miss this weekend's clash against Bournemouth.
Jay Rodriguez was a notable absentee from the Southampton squad which arrived at Anfield for the final Premier League match of game week ten.
Jay Rodriguez scored from the penalty spot in Southampton's 1-1 draw against Midtjylland.
Jay Rodriguez started Southampton's first Premier League match of the season.
Jay Rodriguez put in a full shift and got on the score sheet late with a long-range strike to help Southampton earn a 1-1 draw with Espanyol.
Jay Rodriguez has looked very impressive in pre-season matches, especially considering he is coming off of an ACL injury.
Southampton striker Jay Rodriguez marked his comeback from a long-term knee injury by scoring twice during his 45-minute second half cameo in Austria.
Jay Rodriguez is expected to make his long awaited return from injury next Wednesday when Southampton take on RasenBallsport Leipzig in their first pre-season game in Austria.
Jay Rodriguez will travel with Southampton for the final match of the season but will not be in the match squad.
Jay Rodriguez has signed a new four-year deal with Southampton, according to Amy Lewis from Sky Sports.
Jay Rodriguez will miss another four to five weeks as he recovers from knee surgery.
Rumors are out that Manchester City could make a bid on Southampton forward Jay Rodriguez.