Sky Sports understands Paul Robinson's talks with Toronto FC have stalled and the defender is now back in the UK in search of a new club.
The experienced full-back had been in discussion over a move to the MLS but after weighing up his options, the full-back has decided against the move.
The 33-year-old, who spent last season on loan at Championship club Leeds United was released by his club Bolton following their relegation from the top flight.
Both Burnley and Millwall are known to be interested in the out of contract player who has been desperate to get a fresh start.
And with the new season getting underway this weekend, Robinson is understood to be keen to find a new club as quickly as possible.