Buying players in from abroad is now seen as the best option when improving squads by a clutch of leading Premier League sides, but there is a raft of untapped talent that would help struggling sides improve in the second half of the campaign.
Here GMS looks at five of the Championship's most impressive performers, all hoping to carve out careers a higher level by reaching their full potential.
Write for GiveMeSport! Sign-up to the GMS Writing Academy here: http://gms.to/1a2u3KU
DISCLAIMER: This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of GiveMeSport.com or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. GiveMeSport.com and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.