This may be a mighty slim post!
Confirmed January Departures
Albert Rusnak and Emyr Huws are both on loan at Birmingham City.
George Evans joined Crewe earlier in January.
John Guidetti attempts to rebuild his injury jinxed career on loan at Stoke City.
Potential Deadline Day Departures
Out of contract in the summer and highly unlikely to see his deal renewed, Lescott is in a tough spot. The player may still have ambitions to play in the World Cup in Brazil and thus would like to feature as much as possible in the back half of the season.
City may want to recoup a small fee for an expiring contract, but the financial considerations wont trump the squad depth considerations, not for a couple of million, anyhow.
Any departure would depend on on Mangala (or other) arriving.
Injury prone, prone to injury, injured, unhealthy, unavailable. Just some words that encapsulate Rodwell's City career to date. Talented, but unavailable. When given playing time, he has not convinced - notably in the FA Cup tie vs Watford, where the player was hauled off at half time after an ineffective performance.
Rodwell has two things going for him: He is young, and importantly he is English (squad rules). But that doesn't mean the player may not benefit from a temporary spell away from the club if, as hoped, City sign Fernando.
If Fernando is signed that would leave Rodwell here on the depth chart: