The 20 Premier League Players left in ‘Transfer Limbo’
The word limbo can be defined as any status where a person is held up, and nothing can be done until another action happens. This definition can be translated perfectly when reviewing the careers of some of the Premier League’s less popular stars. Too often are genuine talents stuck in a contractual rut, with no obvious escape. The capacity of squads at Premier League clubs is understandably vast, which means that some quality footballers are required to stay sidelined for long periods of the domestic season. However, with a lack of playing time not allowing said players to display their abilities, interested clubs are few and far between. These circumstances mean that many professionals are trapped in limbo, seemingly unable to find their place at any football club in the league.
In this list, all 20 Premier League clubs for this season are represented, indicating the problematic circumstances that befall unfavoured players from all clubs. From players who have failed to make an impact from abroad, to youngsters who simply can not get the playing time that they so desperately require to improve, all facets of player are covered. Check out the 20 listed stars and see the player at your club whose career has fallen into limbo.