Rather famously, Tottenham Hotspur let the summer go by without investing in a single player.
At the time there was a mixed reaction from fans and onlookers alike – some damning them to yet another top-six finish without mounting a serious title challenge, whilst others felt it was a bold and positive move that showed faith in their talented squad.
Now that we’re fast approaching the halfway point of the season, Spurs remain off the pace set by Pep Guardiola’s unstoppable Manchester City machine but showed their credentials with last weekend’s impressive 3-1 victory over Chelsea, which lifted them into third above the Blues and three points behind Liverpool.
In just over a month the January transfer window will offer Mauricio Pochettino the opportunity to bolster his ranks and challenge City’s supremacy in the latter months of the season.
So, with possible transfer business looming, we thought we’d ask those same fans whether they felt they needed to strengthen, and, if so, which positions Tottenham should be focusing on.
With the overwhelming majority opting for “midfield” the Three Minute Myths team explored a number of potential candidates who Spurs should consider during the winter window.