There is much talk of a another new dawn, a new regime and hopefully a new, brighter future at White Hart Lane. Thoughts have already gone the way of extending the clear-out beyond Jol & Hughton. Some particularly reactionary types are still wanting the Board gone.
As fans of a club seemingly embedded in the drop zone the easiest targets are the players themselves.
But is it time for a greater pragmatism to prevail and look beyond shouting 'and you can take Jenas with you n'all!' Our midfield has been so frequently lacking what can only be called bite and spark.
Have we reached a point of calm where Hossam Ghaly could wear the shirt again?
I'm not suggesting him as complete answer to our prayers, but any flashes of ability he may have offered in the past would surely be welcomed right now. No?