For a club who had it's owner once proclaim a new dawn of transparency, things do appear to be in a tangled state at Rangers 2012 FC.
While it is possible, the chances of Hearts manager Ian Cathro matching Alex Ferguson's achievements when he eventually retires from football are, at this stage, minimal.
As always in the world of Scottish football, we are never short of eventful years.
Back in the 1980s there was a shoe salesman who was trying his hand at football coaching.
The King is dead long live the next ruler who will reign at Hearts until the lure of southern gold entices him away.