Nathan Baxter's time in Ross County might already be over after Chelsea's goalie has a shoulder harm that ought to hold him from taking part in for some time.
The 20-year-old moved to Dingwall final month and is anticipated to be in first place along with his compatriot, newcomer Ross Laidlaw.
County co-manager Stuart Kettlewell revealed after his crew's Four-1 win over Montrose within the Betfred Cup that Baxter had returned to Chelsea for therapy.
"The severity of the harm appears to permit him to remain off the sector, so it's one thing we have to see how we're going to progress," mentioned Kettlewell.
"I believe it might be foolish of us to say that it's going to occur a technique or one other earlier.
"At first, we have to guarantee that the participant is taken care of, what’s going to occur by means of Chelsea.
"We had been delighted within the pre-season, we felt that (Baxter and) Nice Ross, who had made good saves towards Montrose, competed properly for the primary jersey, so we have to see how that l & # 39; impacts ".
Kettlewell is anticipated to announce adjustments for Tuesday's go to to Brechin, with Michael Gardyne additionally dominated out with a blow to his ankle.