Queens Park Rangers are in real threat of relegation, and it looms as large as Nemanja Vidic in a darkened alleyway. But what is next for the club?
The "what next" question has been floating about for a few weeks in the murmuring of fans in the pubs, stands and online message boards. But it is now becoming more of a loud roar as various scenarios start getting played out in heads and on Twitter.
Will they be able to drag themselves out from bottom into safety? Will they spiral into a debt quicksand? Or will they bounce back and begin a real charge on the Premier League after dipping their toe into the big boys' pool?
Here are four scenarios which detail what could be next for the west London side.