These ten players, who played for the likes of Chelsea, Manchester City and Liverpool, simply did not live up to their hefty price tags.
Former Blackburn Rovers and Manchester City striker Roque Santa Cruz is considering an offer to move to MLS, according to his father and agent.
Former Manchester City player Roque Santa Cruz scored what could prove to be a vital goal for Malaga at the weekend.
Most people attempt to do this around Christmas time, but which footballers would make it into a Christmas-themed XI?
A Roque Santa Cruz goal gave Malaga a 1-0 win over Getafe on Saturday.
Released on Monday Roque Santa Cruz has been linked with joining Ryan Babel at Turkish outfit Kasimpasa.
Roque Santa Cruz has reportedly been pushed towards a deal with Bologna; leaving Hamburg and Stoke City in the cold.
Former Manchester City star and recent reject Roque Santa Cruz will be given the chance to revitalise his career in Germany with Hamburg.
Chelsea have allowed Lucas Piazon to go on loan to Spanish side Malaga; who despite success on the pitch are in financial purgatory. Are they buttering up Malaga for a potential move? And have Manchester City not already done that?
The Paraguayan former Blackburn Rovers striker is currently on loan at La Liga outfit Malaga. How is he getting on?