Hear that? Listen closer. No, closer still: it's our heart beating, a millisecond faster with every hour that passes between now and Euro 2016.
Can you blame us? You don't need the uncontrollable excitement levels of Clive Tyldesley to be roused by the prospect of a European Championships, where once again the next batch of diamonds in the rough will be unearthed (and promptly snapped up by a Premier League giant for well over the odds).
With this in mind, we’ve asked Russell Cane (no, not that one - we mean Content Manager at daily fantasy football site Oulala), who’s chalked up some 26 wins in Telegraph Fantasy Football, Sun Dream Team, and Daily Mail Fantasy Football, to identify 10 under-the-radar players you really ought to be including in your own fantasy team this month.