More points dropped by Liverpool over the weekend has led to a storm of criticism and a flood of angst from the loyal supporters at Anfield. At the same time, Liverpool transfer news has started to heat up as well.
Forward Luis Suarez once again rescued the Reds with his 67th minute equalizer on Sunday. However, it was a solo effort in what was a 1-1 draw against Newcastle United.
The "lone hero" role has started to become somewhat of a trend for Suarez this season.
In nine league games this season, Liverpool have only managed to find the back of the net 10 times. Six of those goals can be credited to Suarez.
After the Uruguayan international, four other players are tied with one goal. Suarez also leads the team in assists with two.
One player, no matter how good he may be be, is incapable of leading a team to glory by himself. A supporting cast is vital.
At 2-5-3 and 12th in the league table, the Reds have found that out the hard way.
With the January window less than two months away, more and more names are starting to pop up in the rumor mill. Names that just might be able to help Liverpool claw its way back towards respectability.
Here are five of those options.