Canberra forward Sia Soliola might miss the rest of the routine season after scans verified he suffered a facial fracture in last nights win over St George Illawarra.
Soliola suffered the injury after a head clash with Dragons prop Blake Lawrie and was taken to healthcare facility right away after the incident.
The club stated Soliola will meet with a cosmetic surgeon on Monday once the swelling subsides, which will give a clearer indication of for how long hell be sidelined for.
Soliolas name is the newest on a growing injury list for Canberra, with John Bateman and Corey Horsburgh likewise sidelined.
The Raiders play Melbourne next Saturday.
Canberra coach Ricky Stuart informed the ABC earlier today that its most likely to be a three-month injury, efficiently ending the 33-year-olds season.
The huge forward could a minimum of joke about the incident on Saturday, posting a scan of his fractured face to Instagram with the caption “at least my teeth are undamaged.”