The wholesale changes at Home Park means that many Argyle fans are slightly in the dark as to where Derek Adams’s thoughts might be, as to his first XI of the season at home to Luton Town in less than a month.
All but three of the first team players from last season were offered new contracts, but only two of this coming season’s players between the squad numbers of 2 and 11 were at the club whilst they narrowly missed out on promotion at the hands of AFC Wimbledon last May.
The signing of Sonny Bradley on Monday was the 11th signing of the summer as the Pilgrims look to recover from the departures of the likes of Curtis Nelson, Carl McHugh, Peter Hartley and Gregg Wylde.
Promotion, after two consecutive play-off heartbreaks, is now a must, and with a largely new look to the squad, the memories of being top at Christmas and failing to go up should have disappeared.
Here, in the opinion of FLW’s Ryan Evans, is a Plymouth Argyle XI that could win them the League Two title: