The Premier League is arguably the greatest league in the world. Not many leagues has been blessed with such incredible talents such as, Thierry Henry, Gianfranco Zola, Eric Cantona, the list goes on. Even today, some of the world’s greatest such as Sergio Aguero and Robin van Persie all congregate to play in England’s elite league. Unfortunately, you won’t find any of those players on this list.
These are the players that have been accustomed to warming the substitute’s bench, playing in pre-season friendlies with no realistic expectation of playing in the league opener, and getting the dreaded inclusion in the early rounds of the League Cup.
Yes it is those players who have either fallen from glory or are not good enough to make their first eleven. Either way, here are the guys who are ultimately surplus to requirements and wasting their careers in remaining at their clubs.