By Thomas Branston
Harlequins confirm that Jack Clifford will undergo surgery on his shoulder to repair a reoccurring injury sustained earlier this season.
The 24-year-old, who has been capped ten times during Eddie Jones’ tenure will miss the summer tour to Argentina is set to be on the sidelines for 12 weeks.
Quins will provide an update on his progress as appropriate.
Harlequins Director of Rugby, John Kingston said: “While it is hugely disappointing for Jack to miss the conclusion of our season, the issue needed addressing immediately.
“I have no doubt Jack will do all that he can to get himself back to fitness and return all the better, and stronger for it.”