In an exclusive interview with The Sun, the Spurs full-back has hinted he could leave Tottenham to sign the final lucrative contract of his career, so talkSPORT.com has looked at other examples of players who spoke out about their ambitions. Click the arrow above, right, to see who features.
Friday, August 11, 2017
In an exclusive interview with The Sun, the Spurs full-back candidly said: “If I get to levels I reached last season — and this goes out to everybody — I will make sure I get what I am worth. I don’t know how much longer I might have at this level.
“I’m not going to be stupid enough not to try and get the most out of it — medals, trophies and salary.”
While Rose hasn’t criticised Tottenham or stated he wants to leave and has subsequently apologised, the club will have been alerted by his want to speak publicly about his ambitions.
So, inspired by his candour, talkSPORT.com has taken a look at what happened next for players who openly hinted at wanting more from their career.
Scroll through the gallery above to see who features.