Jose Mourinho said in September, per Sky Sports, that Chelsea will not be doing any business in the January transfer window. Matt McGeehan of The Independent has reiterated this stance, but there is still plenty of talk surrounding potential transfers.
Chelsea have had mixed success in the January transfer window over the years. The £50 million deal for Fernando Torres is the most high-profile flop, while the coup of signing Gary Cahill for £7 million goes largely unmentioned. Here are the three keys to a successful winter window at Stamford Bridge.