Following the transfer deadline, four Premier League stars will not be included in 25-man rosters.
In the aftermath of the transfer window closing, a deeper look at four Premier League stars who will be sidelined owing to registration constraints.
Clubs will begin to consider their 25-man Premier League squad lists as the dust settles on a frantic summer transfer window.
With some teams extensively recruiting this summer, a lot of players could be left out of domestic competition until the new year.
Express Sport looks at four Premier League players who may be kept out until January after failing to complete a deadline-day deal.
For a long time, Arsenal’s Bosnian full-back has been out of favor at the Emirates.
Sead Kolasinac has only made two Premier League appearances in the last two years and is anxious for a move to kick-start his career.
Since his arrival from Celtic, Kieran Tierney has made the left-back position his own, and the £7 million signing of youngster Nuno Tavares has practically ended Kolasinac’s Arsenal career.
The 28-year-old has been connected to Turkey in reports, but this has yet to materialize.
It’s unclear whether a move to Fenerbahce can be salvaged at this point, but Kolasinac will almost certainly be left out of Arsenal’s Premier League team if he stays in North London.
Sir Alex Ferguson touted Phil Jones as a future captain of Manchester United after signing him from Blackburn in 2011.
During Jones’ decade-long stint in Manchester, though, he has failed to live up to the hype.
Jones’ Old Trafford career has been marred by injuries, but even when healthy, he has struggled to convince anyone that he is the player Ferguson predicted he could be.
Last season, the 29-year-old failed to make an appearance in the Premier League and just made two the year before.
Following the £42 million arrival of Rafael Varane, it’s unlikely he’ll see a league start this season.
Varane’s signing has been described as a huge coup for United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, pushing Jones lower down the pecking order.
Jones’ future at Old Trafford is uncertain, and he is unlikely to be named in United’s Premier League squad.
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