North Queensland Fury chief Middleby has shopping list

Despite the club's precarious future, new North Queensland Fury football chief Robbie Middleby has drawn up a shopping list for the winter market.

Despite the club's precarious future, new North Queensland Fury football chief Robbie Middleby has drawn up a shopping list for the winter market.

If they were go with the same sized squad for the 2009/10 season, NQFC would need another eight players to fill the roster.

''It's fairly long and quite impressive,'' Middleby told the Townsville Bulletin of his player hit-list.

''I've been working with coach (Ian Ferguson) to see which players he wants and what players I'm thinking about as well.

''I have to sit down with the coaching staff and see what our budget is with the new investors.''