WOLLONGONG, AUSTRALIA - AUGUST 04: Paul Vaughan of the Dragons is helped as he leaves the field with an injury during the round 21 NRL match between the St George Illawarra Dragons and the New Zealand Warriors at WIN Stadium on August 4, 2018 in Wollongong, Australia. (Photo by Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)

St George Illawarra front-rower Paul Vaughan will miss around a month of football after suffering a foot injury during the Dragons’ loss to the Warriors on Saturday.

The Dragons’┬áHead of Athletic Performance Nathan Pickworth spoke to the club’s website about Vaughan’s injury, and detailed the recovery time for the 27-year-old.

“Paul Vaughan suffered a syndemosis injury against the Warriors,” Pickworth told dragons.com.au.

“The scans and follow up consolations with specialists has given us an estimated return to play around the four-week mark.”

Vaughan has impressed all season long for the Red V, and made his Origin debut in Game 1 earlier this year, before playing in all three Origin matches.

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