Josh Sargent’s season with Norwich ended with an ankle injury

Josh Sargent’s first season with Norwich has ended with an ankle injury.

The 22-year-old forward from O’Fallon, Missouri, will miss the Canaries’ final four games. He had returned for the 30 April game at Aston Villa when he came on in the 67th minute but was sent off through injury in the 81st. It was his first action since March 13.

“No surgery is needed for Josh. It will just be a rest period,” Norwich manager Dean Smith said on Friday. we all think it was worth the risk, just like Sarge.”

Sargent was acquired from Werder Bremen in August and has scored two goals in 26 Premier League appearances, a brace against Watford on January 21. He scored four goals in 29 appearances in total, including a pair against Bournemouth in the second round of the League Cup last August 21.

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