La Liga play has begun, and after five matches Real Madrid and the rest of the field are looking towards January to seek improvement for their squads.
Los Merengues have been the center of many transfer rumors all year long, and now the pressure is on to gain an advantage in order to dethrone Barcelona as Liga champions.
Several players are on manager Jose Mourinho's target list. Some are plausible transfers while others are merely wishful thinking.
The following are players Real Madrid may make a pitch for in the winter.