Summer is long gone in England and the cold weather is closing in for Premier League clubs, though summer is still fresh in the minds of many managers.

That is, the summer transfer window will still be nagging certain bosses, largely because of the mistakes they have made. This is no judgement on the new signings to brand some of them flops, but mistakes in the business they did not do.

No transfer window is ever perfect for a club, but the least you hope for as a supporter is that your team manages to at least address the areas of the pitch that need addressing in some regard.

January is two and a half months away and the winter transfer window will provide Premier League managers with an opportunity to right any recruitment wrongs.

GMS took a look at the ills besetting some of the leading clubs in squad terms and came up with five January deals that desperately need to be done.

Click to the next page to find what they are...

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