Former Arsenal midfielder Gilberto Silva will be allowed to leave Greek outfit Panathinaikos for a possible return to the Premier League in January. A couple of top flight side's have been alerted to the Brazilians availability although the 34 year old has also offers from his homeland and the Middle East.

The player's agent, Frank Trimboli, has reportedly been spotted in Dubai holding talks with interested clubs about a deal for Gilberto.

However, the player will wait until all offers are in before making a decision on his future.