Connor Wickham is facing the prospect that his season could be over after he was stretchered off on Saturday.
The struggle at Crystal Palace is very real as the Eagles lost their fifth straight Premier League match despite a valiant effort.
Crystal Palace looked to be headed for a reversal of fortune after Connor Wickham came on as a substitute in the second half, but despite erasing a two-goal deficit, the Eagles lost in the closing stages to Burnley, 3-2.
Alan Pardew gave his latest team news update ahead of the club's weekend match with Leicester City and ruled Connor Wickham out until next month.
Jason Puncheon will return to the Palace squad who face Reading in the FA Cup on Friday. However, Connor Wickham (thigh) and Marouane Chamakh (groin) will both miss out.
Crystal Palace's Connor Wickham is a minor doubt to face Liverpool after picking up a knock against former club Sunderland in Tuesday's midweek match.
Crystal Palace came within minutes of securing its first win in 11 Premier League matches before Fabio Borini's late goal secured a 2-2 draw against Sunderland.
Connor Wickham scored twice as Crystal Palace tried valiantly to overcome a three goal deficit at the Hawthorns but fell just short.
Much like it has all season long, Crystal Palace will be without Connor Wickham for the next two league matches; however, this time it is for a reason other than a niggling injury.
The decimated Crystal Palace is slowing returning to full health as Connor Wickham has been passed fit to face Aston Villa on Tuesday.
The Crystal Palace attack received a major boost today after Alan Pardew revealed he expects Bakary Sako, Dwight Gayle and Connor Wickham to all be fit to face Aston Villa in Week 21.
Crystal Palace manager Alan Pardew confirmed a massive blow to the club's attack after revealing forward Connor Wickham and Yannick Bolasie are set to miss a month with injuries.
Crystal Palace will likely be without starting forward Connor Wickham for the club's Boxing Day meeting with Bournemouth after picking up a hamstring injury.
Crystal Palace manager Alan Pardew didn't sound optimistic concerning the latest Connor Wickham injury after picking up a hamstring problem in the club's win against Stoke City.