Tom Soares: Bury midfielder set to miss rest of season

Bury midfielder Tom Soares

Bury are likely to be without midfielder Tom Soares for the remainder of the League One season.

The former Crystal Palace and Stoke man, 26, suffered a hamstring injury in

He has played 17 times for the Shakers since initially on non-contract terms, and scored in a draw at Brentford last month.

His form for Kevin Blackwell's side earned him a

Meanwhile, Bury expect a diagnosis on Stephane Zubar's knee injury later this week.

The on-loan Bournemouth defender was hurt in the 4-1 defeat at Notts County on 22 February and has returned to the south coast to see a specialist.