Football players can receive injuries to the foot and ankle due to running, side-to-side cutting or from direct trauma, such as from another player during a tackle. They should be aware of the following risks:

Information provided by The American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons.

“Football Injuries to the Foot and Ankle.” Foot Health Facts, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, 2018, https://www.foothealthfacts.org/conditions/football-injuries-to-the-foot-and-ankle.