As far as Jose Mourinho's current Chelsea side go, you can't say they lack the ability to create goalscoring opportunities or provide chances from which to convert.
With that being said it's time to throw in the age old football adage; goals win you games.
With as many as eight top quality attacking midfielders vying for a place in Mourinho's starting XI, Chelsea are always going to create an abundance of chances in front of goal.
However in Samuel Eto'o, Fernando Torres and Demba Ba they lack the clinical edge and consistency needed to sustain a major title challenge.
The purchase of the striker seems to be the order of the day for the Special One and his team of scouts, so here's five out-and-out finishers that the Blues would do well to target in January...