The 35-year-old, who has not featured for Reading since December, needs surgery to resolve a his hip injury.
He Tweeted: “Rehabilitation has not been successful. [It] seems at this point surgery is our only option meaning my season is over.
“Everything that could have been done has been done.”
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The start of the 2017-18 Premier League season is just around the corner and is shaping up to be one of the most competitive yet.
As always it is the so called “big clubs” that have splashed the most cash in the transfer window so far this summer. Manchester United or City? Arsenal or Tottenham? Who are the winners and losers of the transfer window so far?