It’s not an all too uncommon affair in the modern game for players at big clubs to become high-profile flops.
With the amount of money involved in transfer deals it’s inevitable that certain individuals aren’t going to live up to their billing, just the same as homegrown talents can easily turn out to be disappointments.
It’s generally fairly easy to differentiate between these sorts of players and the ones who are simply experiencing dips in form, i.e. Arsenal’s Mesut Ozil, so we're willing to give our views on the former.
Here we give a rundown of the players we think aren’t good enough to be plying their trade at a top European superpower. For different reasons these guys just don’t belong.
Click on to see who makes the cut…