It's been a wonderful year for Manchester City. Their new manager lifted the heavy gloom which had descended on the club the season before, and a new, free-flowing style of football was introduced.
A League Cup and a Premier League title later, and it looks like an inspired decision.
Most players in the City squad have enhanced their reputation under Manuel Pellegrini, but which have suffered and seen their stock fall?
Here's a list of the six whose form decreased the most.
With chairman Khaldoon Al Mubarak promising another swift and concise transfer window that will see players come and go, the following individuals may well find themselves elsewhere come the start of next season.