Rhys Williams: Middlesbrough & Australia man has Achilles surgery
Middlesbrough defender Rhys Williams will have surgery after scans confirmed he ruptured his Achilles tendon in
The 26-year-old was taken off the pitch on a stretcher after only two minutes.
It was his first start since sustaining a similar injury
The injury has been described as "extremely rare," with Boro saying the Australia international has "damaged another part of the tendon" not related to the previous problem.