Crystal Palace's Pape Souare reacts after reported Bolton move collapses

Roy Hodgson, Manager of Crystal Palace looks on during the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Chelsea at Selhurst Park on October 14, 2017 in London, England.

Crystal Palace's Premier League left-back Pape Souare was reportedly a target for Championship strugglers Bolton Wanderers.

Pape Souare of Crystal Palace during the Pre-Season Friendly between Stevenage and Crystal Palace at The Lamex Stadium on July 24, 2018 in Stevenage, England.

The last thing Pape Souare needed was another injury blow.

The Crystal Palace left-back saw his career stall after he suffered a broken leg in a horrific car crash in 2016 but had started to make progress this season, featuring three times for The Eagles’ first-team as he aimed to get himself back on track.

Crystal Palace's Pape N'Diaye Souare

The Sun (6 January, page 63) even reported that Bolton Wanderers were hoping to sign the 28-year-old on a short-term loan deal.

And a move to the Macron looked like the perfect opportunity for Soaure, even if the cash-strapped Trotters are struggling down the bottom of the Championship under the embattled boss Phil Parkinson.

Pape Souare of Crystal Palace looks on prior to the Carabao Cup Third Round match between Crystal Palace and Huddersfield Town at Selhurst Park on September 19, 2017 in London, England.

But, in another major blow, Souare’s injury curse struck again. The Sun (7 January, page 45) reports that the former Lille defender has undergone surgery for a shoulder problem that could keep him out for four months, ending talk of a move to Bolton.

Now, Souare has taken to Twitter to provide an update on the situation and you have to admirer his positive attitude in the face of yet more adversity.

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