And with new recruits Piotr Malarczyk and Tommy Oar signed up well in advance of transfer deadline day we can all relax and look ahead.
Mick McCarthy says Ipswich have completed incoming business for this summer, but will allow winger Alex Henshall to depart.
And having played so seven games already this month - including that 2 hour saga at Doncaster, this international break has come at a good time for the blues.
Tommy Oar has described his move to Ipswich as "perfect".
BEING the early Championship front-runners is in stark contrast to last season for Brighton, whose 3-2 victory at Portman Road saw them leapfrog previously unbeaten Ipswich to the top of the table.
Ipswich Town sign Australia international winger Tommy Oar following his release by Eredivisie side FC Utrecht.
Brighton boss Chris Hughton dedicated his side's 3-2 win at Ipswich to the memories of groundsman Matt Grimstone and supporter Jacob Schilt, who lost their lives in the Shoreham air disaster.
Brighton moved above Ipswich to the top of the Sky Bet Championship table after Tomer Hemed's two goals helped the Seagulls to a 3-2 victory at Portman Road.