We have just a short time before the top football leagues get back up and running, and while this is usually a time for optimism and discussing what teams will be in the running for the top trophies, let's go in the opposite direction.
Which teams will fail miserably this season? Or at least take a step or two back.
Losing key playmakers hurts. Not making the right signings hurts. Not making any signings hurts. And there are plenty of teams that did little to help themselves this summer.
So let's take a quick look (in no particular order) at some teams whose immediate futures aren't looking so bright.