West Bromwich Albion is reportedly closing in on a season-long loan move for Southampton forward Jay Rodriguez this week.
Jay Rodriguez says he feels fully fit and is hoping for a quick return to first-team action after making his comeback for the Under-21s against Middlesbrough on Monday night.
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.