Slightly early for this thread to be reading its ugly head!
I agree with us needing to sign a LB and a RB, and I feel fairly confident that we can sign strong players in these positions without breaking the bank. It is also obvious that we will need another striker to compete with Carroll and Cole, and another CM wouldn't go amiss, but for me this is not the priority.
In order to push on and become a contender for a top 7/8 place, we need to sign a real top quality player to play on the right (or left) hand side of our front three. It has been mentioned here many times before, but a player in the Anelka mould would bring real balance to our attacking play, and I think that Allardyce sees this player as the final piece of the (Bolton Season 04-05