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Charles Reynolds is a freelance writer and journalist specialising in sport and the arts. He writes the Premier League previews for The Independent online and writes regularly for The Sport Review.
Friday 31 January 2014
Main goal: The title
What they need to secure it: A striker. Olivier Giroud needs back-up. Juventus’s Marko Vucinic and Rodrigo of Benfica are possibles, with contact made for Schalke’s Julian Draxler.
How badly do they need to buy: 8/10
What have they actually done?
Ins: Kim Kallstrom (Spartak Moscow, loan)
Outs: Nico Yennaris (Brentford, undisclosed), Chuba Akpom (Brentford, loan), Anthony Jeffrey (Wycombe, free transfer), Benik Afobe (Sheffield Wednesday, loan), Emmanuel Frimpong (Barnsley, undisclosed)
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