The fixture list might have handed Stoke a tough start at Elland Road, but there’s still 22 other teams all waiting paitently for their chance to take down the former Premier League side.
The matches won’t get any easier, but then manager Gary Rowett already knows that. His team and fans might be strangers to this division, but he is not.
He knows that to get out of it you need a strong defence and a lethal forward line. Mix that together with a little bit of luck and you’ll have a winning formula. He’s already added Benik Afobe to his ranks, but is that enough?
FLW looks at THREE other realistic transfers that, if they came off, fans would surely love to see.