Southampton’s rise up the footballing pyramid in recent seasons has been nothing short of spectacular, and much of that has been down to their shrewd recruitment process.
They are not afraid to take a calculated risk on a player, and the Championship has a number of players that are perfectly capable of coming in and adding some real quality to the team.
Teams in the second division tend to have better defences and this season there are a host of top-class players in the Championship.
There are a number of defenders in the Championship that would be able to come in and add some more quality to the Saints’ back line, as they look to take the next step and be a regular in European football.
Here are FIVE Championship defenders that Southampton should sign in January……
PRESS THE IMAGE BELOW TO SEE THE FIVE DEFENDERS!