Chelsea’s Jose Mourinho has insisted he won’t be on the prowl for new players in January, and understandably so – the winter window is a hazardous month of transfers, filled with booby-trapped potential signings and transfer targets who have their valuations distorted out of all recognition.

But it’s quite clear that if the Blues want to significantly improve their chances of clinching the Premier League title this season, they’ll need at least a couple of winter reinforcements to bolster the Stamford Bridge roster. A prolific front-man is a must, while many in West London would also like to see additions to the heart of defence and in central midfield.

So with that in mind, to heed warning to the Special One, we’ve come up with a list of SIX of the Blues’ apparent transfer targets that the Portuguese should give a wide berth to in January.

CLICK ON HULK TO REVEAL THE SIX ‘PANIC-BUYS’ CHELSEA SHOULD AVOID IN JANUARY

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