Even the average to poor Premier League players earn a fortune these days. Some barely even play and are still millionaires thanks to their huge weekly pay packets. It makes no sense.
We’ve compiled a list of five players - from Manchester United, Chelsea, Arsenal, Manchester City and Real Madrid - who should do the honourable thing and agree to leave their clubs when the transfer widow re-opens in January.
They won’t be missed by their club sides and should look elsewhere for first-team opportunities and a more modest salary.
Click on ‘Begin Slideshow’ to see our picks - and don’t forget to leave your comments in the box below.