Five English players linked with foreign clubs.
Although it is not the most common occurance among English players, there have been plenty of rumours recently linking some with a move to a new club abroad, with Serie A sides seemingly particularly interested in some of the best talent on these shores.
Liverpool players feature heavily in this list, with a number of their stars currently in uncertain situations over their futures, while an Arsenal midfielder and promising Premier League youngster also seem to be attracting some interest from overseas.
Read on to see the five players who could follow in the footsteps of AS Roma left-back Ashley Cole, as well as former greats such as David Beckham and Michael Owen who made the decision to try their luck with a move away from England…
One of the most exciting young players in Europe at the moment, let alone England, Raheem Sterling’s future at Liverpool is by no means certain at the moment after stalling on signing a new contract at Anfield, which has reportedly alerted Spanish giants Real Madrid and German champions Bayern Munich.