Sunderland has told Alfred N'Diaye he has no future on Wearside.
The midfielder is due back after completing his loan at Real Betis.
The Sunderland Echo says Gus Poyet does not see Nâ€™Diaye as part of his plans.
Poyet watched extensive footage of Nâ€™Diayeâ€™s performances for Eskisehirspor after taking over the Sunderland hotseat in October, yet he tellingly opted not to recall him in the January window.
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