During a pre-match press conference ahead of this weekend's game against Blackpool, the 49-year-old said he has spoken to owner Massimo Cellino about new signings during the January transfer window.
And the duo have come to the conclusion that the current squad 'need some help and back-up.'
Redfearn says he has spoke to the president Massimo Cellino about possible new faces: "These lads need some help & some back-up." #lufc— Leeds United FC (@LUFC) November 6, 2014
Elsewhere during Redfearn's press conference, he told reporters that defender Sam Byram is looking 'more like his usual self' lately.
The 21-year-old impressed during the 2-2 draw with Charlton Athletic.
Redfearn says Sam Byram is "looking more like his usual self" & "looked confident" against Charlton. #lufc— Leeds United FC (@LUFC) November 6, 2014
Redfearn says Tuesday's draw with Charlton looked more like how he wants his sides: "I was pleased with the overall performance." #lufc— Leeds United FC (@LUFC) November 6, 2014
Redfearn: "I want us to be a side that has energy & desire to get results. Tuesday was more like us." #lufc— Leeds United FC (@LUFC) November 6, 2014
Meanwhile, the 49-year-old also delivered a fitness update ahead of this Saturday's clash with bottom side Blackpool.
And Giuseppe Bellusci, who is suspended for the fixture anyway, has also picked up a knock in training.
Redfearn says Austin & Sharp are still being monitored ahead of Saturday. Bellusci, who is suspended, had a knock in training today. #lufc— Leeds United FC (@LUFC) November 6, 2014
Leeds go into Saturday's clash at Elland Road 17th in the Championship, looking for their first win in eight games.