Asamoah Gyan will not be moving to Championship side Reading after failing a medical.
The Shanghai SIPG outcast failed a medical and would be fit to play in eight weeks time.
Gyan was seeking a loan move to the Madejski Stadium from the Chinese Super League side.
The 30-year-old arrive in the Southeast of England on Sunday brimming with confidence of signing for a club.
Gyan is one of the best paid players in the world on a £227,000 a week contract since moving to Shanghai SIPG in July 2015.