A young, hungry group of players, largely recruited from the lower leagues, most of whom have played together for some time. A straight-talking, tactically intelligent British manager whose side are well-drilled and highly motivated. A club with one of the smallest wage bills in the Sky Bet Championship, often spoken of admiringly but, in truth, overlooked in favour of more vaunted names — in the dugout, on the team sheet, on the club crest.