They say never go back or dwell on the past in life, but in football – those sentiments don’t seem to carry much weight.
Indeed, there’s an extensive back catalogue of players who have returned to their former teams after plying their trade elsewhere.
And following Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s return to Manchester United on a one-year deal, we look at 10 stars over the years who have gone back to what they know on permanent contracts.
In no particular order in the gallery above, Paul Pogba – another returnee to Old Trafford – kicks us off.
What’s your favourite throwback return deal?