Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini could have some big-name transfer targets lined up for the January transfer window.
City finished the summer window with four signings overall and let a few players go in the process.
It's hard to come up with a realistic list of targets for a club like Manchester City, considering they really don't need any new players. However, if they were to introduce new signings, current players would likely have to leave first.
The following players are sure to be linked to the club during the January transfer window, even if it may not be logical for Mancini to sign them.
Here are five big-name January targets Roberto Mancini will likely consider.