Five January signings to add a new dimension to Spurs’ attack
After getting the closest they ever have to winning the Premier League title last season, Tottenham are certainly holding back a little this term, but they are well positioned just outside of the top four prior to their match against leaders Chelsea at White Hart Lane.
While a title challenge appears unlikely, there is certainly less pressure on Mauricio Pochettino and his side than there was when they were going head-to-head with Leicester City last year, and they are certainly in good form having won four of their last five matches prior to their meeting with Antonio Conte’s men tonight.
Supporters would have been concerned after Spurs netted just 19 league goals in their first 14 matches of the campaign, but it is a record they have improved on in recent weeks by scoring 18 times in their following five fixtures.
Nevertheless, with a reliance on Harry Kane and with goals from midfield sometimes hard to come by – excluding Dele Alli, perhaps – Pochettino could be on the search for some more attacking reinforcements during the January transfer window.
Here are FIVE signings he could make this month that would add a new dimension to his team’s forward play…