Doncaster Rovers defender Wayne Thomas has suffered a small fracture to his knee.
Thomas who only joined Rovers last month after being released by Southampton suffered the injury during training.
The defender travelled down to London to see the specialist who as operated on his knee before.
Rovers are still waiting to find out the full results so are still unsure as to just how long Thomas will be out.
The 31 year old as made just the one start so far for the club in the 4-0 defeat at Cardiff City.
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