Derby County have struggled so far in this Sky Bet Championship campaign, and they desperately need some reinforcements to fire them up the league table.
The appointment of Nigel Pearson seemed a shrewd one and another season of challenging for promotion seemed likely.
However, the former Leicester City boss was sacked as Derby loitered perilously above the relegation zone after a lacklustre and underwhelming start to the season.
In the summer, Derby drafted in two new strikers in James Wilson and Matej Vydra, but they need a prolific goal-scorer to help them climb the league table.
There is talk about recalling Chris Martin prematurely from his loan spell at Fulham but, realistically, Derby need someone a bit more clinical.
When January comes around, Steve McClaren will have his chance to personalise his stamp on the team with departures and arrivals.
One would imagine that he is interested in bringing in another forward, so here FootballLeagueWorld writer Jay Williams identifies TWO strikers that Derby County should consider this January…