But if there’s one glaringly obvious flaw in the Blues’ starting line-up, which could well cost them in their pursuit for the English crown come May-time, it’s the lack of a consistent, high-quality goal scorer. The West London outfit’s current strike-force, consisting of Fernando Torres, Demba Ba and Samuel Eto’o, have found just eight goals between them since the summer.
Even spanning past the current campaign, although the highly-rated Romelu Lukaku will be returning from Stamford Bridge after his season-long loan at Everton, the need for a world-class front-man who can be depended upon remains. In essence, the Blues are yet to replace the talismanic presence of Didier Drogba.
So with that in mind, here’s a list of the SIX ‘super striker’s who could fill that void at Stamford Bridge.