£100m spent in the summer and few would have foreseen January being such a pivotal month for Tottenham. Fans will be sick to death of hearing about their unprecedented level of spending in the summer, because the general consensus is that it hasn’t worked as yet.

The Premier League clubs need tweaks rather than another mass overhaul, and for Spurs it is about the quality rather than the quantity they bring in. Naturally in the January window there is a lot of overpriced and overrated talent being flogged, and it is crucial that Spurs don’t end up panicking and falling into this particular trap.

Here are the SIX panic buys for AVB and Baldini to avoid.

Click on Baldini below to unveil the six

Franco Baldini