One can never look too far into the future, and that's certainly the case where Manchester City is concerned.
Right now the Citizens look likely to lose their Premier League title to rivals Manchester United, and they were poor in Europe.
City will need to strengthen some positions during the summer to finally perform in Europe and continue to challenge domestically.
Roberto Mancini failed to acquire his key targets during the summer and that has shown. The new signings have failed to make a significant impact.
Here are three positions City needs to shore up this summer.