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That is a just a subconjunctival hemorrhage -- a bruise on the eyeball. In and of itself it is nothing to worry about, especially if he is not complaining of seeing any flashes of lights, floaters/bugs or having any other visual complaints.
It probably wouldn't hurt to make an appointment to see an ophthalmologist (Eye MD) so that his eye can get a complete exam just to make sure the retina etc is OK but I do not see the need for an emergency exam.
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