January has the potential to make or break Leeds United’s season as the right additions could see them cement a play-off spot, or even catapult themselves into contention for an automatic promotion place.

The club currently sit seven points behind Newcastle United who occupy the 2nd automatic promotion spot and with plenty of football still to be played, automatic promotion looks to be within reach for this side.

Leeds have secured just one permanent signing as of yet, the capture of Pablo Hernandez on a permanent deal, but there is no doubting that Garry Monk will be keen to do more business this month.

With arrivals will naturally come departures as certain players get pushed further and further down the pecking order.

This article is going to take a look at TWO players Monk should wield his axe on this week…