January transfers are notoriously difficult for clubs to get right.

For some reason, whether it's the problem of players not having enough time to properly settle in simply the sudden change of scenery mid-way through a campaign, neutral fans are usually treated to a blockbuster flop or two on an almost annual occasion.

Does that stop teams from trying their best to sign exotic talent capable of 'transforming' their fortunes?

Does it heck.

Here we pay homage to eight transfers that have all the makings of a disaster waiting to happen.

Will they come to fruition? Maybe.

Is that a good thing? You can decide for yourself.

Click on to see the top eight transfers that could spell disaster...

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