PERTH, WESTERN AUSTRALIA - AUGUST 05: Andrew Brayshaw of the Dockers leaves the field with a suspected broken jaw from contact with Andrew Gaff of the Eagles during the round 20 AFL match between the West Coast Eagles and the Fremantle Dockers at Optus Stadium on August 5, 2018 in Perth, Australia. (Photo by Will Russell/AFL Media/Getty Images)

Fremantle have confirmed young midfielder Andrew Brayshaw will miss the rest of the season after suffering a broken jaw during Sunday’s clash with West Coast.

Following an incident involving Eagle Andrew Gaff, Brayshaw was knocked to the ground and sustained a broken jaw, as well as having three lower teeth displaced by the punch.

The Dockers have confirmed the surgery went as planned, and Brayshaw is now recovering from surgery.

Brayshaw will now be unable to eat solid food for four weeks.