The Crystal Palace defender Pape Souar will experience surgery the coming week after suffering thigh and jaw hurts in a serious vehicle crash
The Crystal Palace champion Pape Souar will experience surgery the coming week after suffering thigh and jaw hurts in a serious vehicle clang on the M4 motorway on Sunday afternoon. The left-back was sent to hospital by air ambulance but his injuries are not considered to be life-threatening.
The other driver is not believed to be seriously injured and according to reports did not expect hospital treatment.
Pictures from the scene, which indicated the car on the center booking with debris strewn across the carriageway, between seams two and three, were widely shared on social media.
Crystal Palace issued a statement to say Souar kept hurts to his thigh and mouth bone and shall be kept in infirmary. The guild are liaising closely with research hospitals on his progress and we undoubtedly bid him a speedy recuperation. Our estimates are with Pape and his family at this time.
Souar assembled Palace last-place January from French side Lille. He was not in the force for Crystal Palaces 2-1 away win over Middlesbrough on Saturday as he is currently recovering from an injury.