The January window is well under way, and despite the regular criticism the winter market often gets in England, there’s no doubting it’s utility to Premier League clubs.
The mid-season window gives managers the chance to add reinforcements for the season’s final run-in, and attempt to get some of the deadwood off the wage bill.
Liverpool’s Brendan Rodgers is expected to put the January market to good use – last term he snapped up Daniel Sturridge and Philippe Coutinho for a combined £20million, and Reds fans will hoping he can pull off similar coups this year. At the same time, there are obvious areas of the Anfield squad that need trimming.
So with that in mind, here’s three players set for the Anfield axe, followed by three transfer targets who could replace them, all within the next 30 days.