Although the Blues have a strong midfield their attack is still flimsy.
Whilst Daniel Sturridge and Luis Suarez form a great bond at Liverpool, Chelsea look on with envy as their strike force looks weak in comparison.
Fernando Torres has begun to find some form, but manager Jose Mourinho is clearly not a fan of Demba Ba and new signing Samuel Eto’o has looked off the pace.
With the Blues looking strong in other areas Mourinho may well be making a new striker a priority in the January transfer window.
Here are five options for the west London club.
Likely cost: £27m.
Likliness of transfer: 5/10.
AC Milan boss Massimiliano Allegri has dismissed the reports linking Balotelli to Stamford Bridge, but if the Italian wanted to leave then the deal could be on.
However, the 23-year-old didn’t enjoy the best of times last time around in England with Manchester City and the British press hounded the controversial forward for most of the player’s stay.