Why did God hurt Jacob's hip?

Did he have to hurt it to win the struggle between Himself and Jacob?

Genesis 32:25

ESV - 25 When the man saw that he did not prevail against Jacob, he touched his hip socket, and Jacob's hip was put out of joint as he wrestled with him.

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