It’s has been obvious for a long time now that there needs to be a huge clear out this summer if we are to avoid yet another battle for Premier League survival next season.
We are not exactly safe from the drop yet this season, but it would take a monumental collapse from us and a number of teams below us to hit Champions League form between now and the end of the campaign.
So with the expectation of a third consecutive season in the top-flight, a lot has to be done to ensure we start improviing year-on-year ahead of our move to the Olympic Stadium.
With or without Sam Allardyce, there’s a lot of the playing staff that are either just not good enough or are unlikely to remain at the club beyond the summer. So here’s TEN players that are expected to either be sold or released this summer.