The Magpies revealed in a statement that the former Portsmouth star was due to undergo surgery this afternoon.
A club statement said: “Newcastle United can confirm that defender Mike Williamson broke a bone in his forearm during training this morning.
“He will be having an operation this afternoon and will be out for the rest of the season.”
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