Glasgow Rangers forward Martyn Waghorn is reportedly on the radar of Scunthorpe United.
Once touted as a potential first-team star in the making Abdisalam Ibrahim is now widely believed to be on his way out of The Etihad after returning from a loan spell with Stromsgodset. So will Wigan Athletic, Southampton or West Brom follow up their reported interest in the talented midfielder?
It may take an unfortunate run in with a British wildlife favourite, the squirrel to put their troubles into perspective. It took such an incident to help troubled Scunthorpe manager Alan Knill to do so.