Main goal: Survival
What they need to secure it: Attacking impetus but Steve Bruce has rectified that with Nikica Jelavic and Shane Long. Milan midfielder Sulley Muntari may yet arrive.
How badly do they need to buy: 4/10
What have they actually done?
Ins: Nikica Jelavic (Everton, £6.5million), Shane Long (West Brom, £7million), Elliott Kebbie (unattached)
Outs: Tom Cairney (Blackburn, undisclosed), Eldin Jakupovic (Leyton Orient, loan), Gedo (Al Ahly, loan terminated), Aaron Mclean (Bradford, undisclosed), Cameron Stewart (Leeds, undisclosed), Conor Townsend (Carlisle, loan), Nick Proschwitz (Barnsley, loan)Reuse content