MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - JUNE 02: Patrick Cripps of the Blues looks on during the round 11 AFL match between the Essendon Bombers and the Carlton Blues at Melbourne Cricket Ground on June 02, 2019 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images)

Carlton co-captain Patrick Cripps has gone down to the rooms with a shoulder injury.

The Blues star suffered the injury in the first quarter of his side’s clash with the Western Bulldogs on Sunday night.

It is not yet known if he will return to the contest.