Pep Guardiola’s first season in English football got off to the perfect start, but the last few weeks haven’t quite been as good for the Spaniard.
City won their first ten competitive matches under the former Bayern Munich and Barcelona, including a 2-1 win at neighbours Manchester United in September.
However, Guardiola’s side haven’t won any of their last six games in all competitions, a run which was stretched by their 1-0 defeat to Jose Mourinho’s United in the League Cup on Wednesday.
They lost 2-0 at Tottenham at the start of the month, their first defeat in the Premier League, and they were comprehensively beaten 4-0 by Guardiola’s former employers Barcelona in the Champions League last week.
Nevertheless, City still sit top of the Premier League, albeit on goal difference from Arsenal and Liverpool, and they still have a decent chance of qualifying from their Champions League group, which includes Borussia Monchengladbach and Celtic as well as Barcelona.
However, Guardiola may feel that he needs reinforcements to keep his side top of the league, and may look to bring in another forward to add some more firepower to his squad.
Here are THREE he could look to bring in during the January transfer window…