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Soldado has to be considered a flop
Soldado has to be considered a flop.

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4. Roberto Soldado

Tottenham Hotspur striker Roberto Soldado arrived at White Hart Lane last summer for a then club-record £26.5m fee, with a reputation as the continent's most clinical finishers earned during a prolific spell at Valencia.

Unfortunately for Spurs fans the only place Soldado has consistently scored from this season is the penalty spot, registering a paltry six goals in 26 Premier League games.

The Spanish international looks a player short on confidence but also lacks the work-rate, pace or strength to play up front on his own, which gives Spurs a big problem when Emmanuel Adebayor is fit and firing.

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