Angry Wigan boss Steve Bruce confirmed he will have showdown talks with AWOL striker Amr Zaki later in the week after watching his side's 4-0 defeat by Everton.
The Egypt frontman has still not returned from international duty,and Bruce admitted he was at the end of his tether with his unpredictable loan signing.
While things could not be brighter for Everton boss David Moyes after his side's emphatic victory, Bruce has plenty to sort out.
Bruce would not go as far as to say that Zaki's time at the JJB stadium was coming to an end, but he will want to discover exactly what is wrong with 26 year-old who hit 11 goals for the club earlier in the season.
Bruce said: "Anyone who has known me over the years knows that I have never publicly criticised another footballer.