So, the writing appears to be on the wall for Carlos Tevez.
After returning yesterday from a two week suspension for his apparent refusal to come on as a substitute against Bayern Munich in the Champions League, he was forced to train alone.
Coupled with Manchester City's announcement they intend to pursue disciplinary proceedings against Tevez for breach of contact in regards to the above incident, and the lack of support from both from his team mates and his manager, Roberto Mancini, it would seem unlikely that he will ever turn out for the Citizens again.
With the January transfer window approaching it would provide the perfect opportunity to jettison the unsettled striker, but the question is who would take him?
A combination of a big asking price, huge wage demands and the recent unprofessional behavior will make him an unattractive prospect for most clubs. However, there's no denying his talent and, despite the recent controversy, he would walk in to most starting sides.
So who would be prepared to take on the troubled Argentine? Here are my thoughts...