Traditionally, Real Madrid have made their biggest statements in the transfer market during the summer window. It is when the Spanish giants like to show their intent for the new season with a grandiose new signing, revealed too much fanfare. However, this season Los Blancos find themselves far off the pace in La Liga and having fired their newly acquired manager Julen Lopetegui.
Could it be that Real are forced to spend big this January? And if so, will they make a huge statement by finally landing a long-term Premier League target? A Belgian who plays in south-west London, perhaps?
There are many huge transfer deals that may go down this January and, with big clubs more willing than ever to part with large amounts of cash during winter, many of them could come to pass. We weigh up some of the biggest potential deals on The Spin—be sure to let us know what you think.