While Jurgen Klopp demonstrated his undoubted ability in terms of feet-on-the-ground coaching during the opening few months of his Liverpool tenure, the notion of the German having a whole pre-season of working with a squad crafted in own image is certainly a fascinating one.
Having already signed Joel Matip and Loris Karius, the former Borussia Dortmund coach is stamping his authority down at Anfield, as he gears up to improve a Reds side that has seemingly become so accustomed to mid-table mediocrity.
Such is the rather hipster nature of The Kop chief appears to pursuing his own brand of targets as he readies himself for his first full season in charge on Merseyside.
There are of course doubts over the futures of some big names with the club, including the likes of Christian Benteke and Joe Allen, with big names expected to be cut from the ranks in an attempt to make way for big name targets.
So, how could Klopp set up his side up on the opening day away at Arsenal?Like what the TT have on offer? Sign up for more notifications!