As has been highly publicised, Tottenham Hotspur are again looking for a new manager.
The ongoing speculation over who will be appointed to replace Tim Sherwood means looking ahead is subject to the differing opinions of the new man.
Whoever comes in, he will find within the current Tottenham squad key parts he can look to build around heading into his first season in charge.
This article looks at five of them in particular, examining the different reasons why they could be crucial to a successful Spurs.
None of what is detailed will be especially revelatory to those familiar with the players concerned. But with the north London club preparing for life under yet another coach, it is as good a time as any to take stock of the playing options already available.