The Derby County player was substituted over the weekend with an ankle knock
Cyrus Christie has been ruled out of Ireland's provisional squad for their upcoming World Cup qualifier against Austria.
The Derby County player will be sidelined for at least three months and is expected to see a surgeon soon after suffering an ankle injury during his side's 3-2 over Wolverhampton Wanderers.
He took to Twitter today, to express his disappointment.
Gutted to be out for a minimum of 3 months will see the surgeon some point this week to check there is no more damage and get a return time pic.twitter.com/QLJ66iK2dn— Cyrus Christie (@cyruschristie) November 7, 2016
The final Ireland squad is yet to be announced for the clash against Austria with injury assessments due to take place in Dublin today.