In a time of change, we could see some important England debuts made in the coming months, and that familiar expectation that surrounds an incoming player will return yet again.
We all fondly remember Jonathan Trott’s Test bow against Australia at the back end of the 2009 Ashes, or Kevin Pietersen’s baptism of fire in the same competition, four years earlier.
When it comes to One Day International cricket, there have been some equally impressive performances on debut from England cricketers.
Harry Gurney this month made his ODI debut against Scotland, and has since represented England twice in games with Sri Lanka, where he has taken wickets and looked impressive.
Another cricketer to have hit the ground running internationally is Chris Jordan.
The Sussex seamer seems to have had a positive impact since coming into the England fold.
However, some debut performances stand out even more and really are worth remembering and looking back on.
This countdown pays homage to five of the very best England ODI debuts of all-time:
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