London Evening Standard
- Thu Aug 10 12:01 PM
Crystal Palace defender Pape Souare could return to competitive action in three weeks — almost a year after he fractured his thigh and jaw in a serious car crash.
- Wed Aug 9 8:36 PM
The Eagles left-back was involved in a road traffic collision in September last year and required airlifting to hospital
- Wed Aug 9 4:48 PM
Crystal Palace defender Pape Souare returns to full training 11 months after he was seriously injured in a car crash.
- Wed Aug 9 2:46 PM
Defender Pape Souare hopes to be back in first-team contention soon after returning to full training following severe injuries in a car crash which saw him miss most of last season.
- Wed Aug 9 1:57 PM
Pape Souare has taken part in a full Crystal Palace training session for the first time since breaking two bones in a serious car crash in September 2016 on the M4 motorway.
|There were a lot of players who didn't give me the sort of commitment and desire, if you like, to win the ball and run around,
Hodgson said. It would be unfair to put it totally on him.
It was an opportunity that came his way quicker perhaps than anyone certainly would have expected but we believed in him,
He was able to join in with the team for the first time,
said a relieved Hodgson.
He's had a ball at his feet for a while,
Hodgson said. He's been training on his own with the rehabilitation people and the physios.