Premier League Years: Top TEN Unluckiest Players of their time

When talent is wasted through ill-discipline, laziness, lack of application and direction football fans are not particularly forgiving. In contrast there can be no greater shame than seeing a gifted player’s career cut short or disturbed through .

Below are ten players who were forced into premature retirement or have seen more of the treatment table than the pitch. Feel free to add any glaring omissions in the comments below.

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Click on the stretcher below to see the 10 player’s who’s career has been decimated by injury and misfortune