Former Arsenal star, Paul Merson has urged Chelsea manager, Frank Lampard to prioritise a move for a centre forward and two defenders in the January transfer window.
According to Merson, Lampard needs another striker to support Tammy Abraham, more experienced centre half if Antonio Rudiger isn’t going to be 100 per cent for the rest of the season and a left-back as well.
He, however, believes the three players will help Lampard’s men to qualify for next season’s UEFA Champions League.
“If Chelsea does the right deals in January they can book their ticket to a top-four finish now their transfer ban has been lifted,” Merson told Starsport.
“They are right in the hunt already but they have teams breathing down their necks now and the youngsters could do with some…