It was back to work for City’s EDS squad as the players returned to the City Football Academy for their first week of training after the summer break.
Paul Harsley’s players got straight back into the swing of things, carrying out a host of drills both in the gym as well as out on the training field.
The lads looked delighted to be back in business as the preparations got under way ahead of the 2019/20 campaign.
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And photographer Tom Flathers was on hand to capture a host of fascinating images as the EDS got back down to business.
Take a look at our gallery…
WEIGHT FOR IT: Joel Latibeaudiere flexes his muscles
WORK STATION: Benjamin Garre and Nabil Touaizi build up their strength
VISION ON: Eric Garcia is a study in concentration
SQUAD GOALS: The City players go through their paces in the gym
WEIGHT FOR IT: Lorenzo Gonzalez prepares for another session in the gym
ROAR POWER: Nathanael Ogbeta is delighted to be back!
AWESOME FOURSOME: Nat Ogebta, Alpha Dionkou, Jeremie Frimpong and Yeboah Amankwah line up for the camera
PEDAL POWER: Taylor Harwood-Bellis is put through his paces on the wattbike
POWER LEAGUE: Goalkeeper Louie Moulden checks on his progress on the wattbike
PURPLE REIGN: Fisayo Dele-Bashiru, Nabil Touaizi, Louie Moulden and Taylor Harwood-Bellis take a breather
TAKING THE STRAIN: Lorenzo Gonzalez strains every muscle on the wattbike
SUMMER HIGH: Nathanael Ogbeta looks delighted to be back in business
ON POINT: That's midfielder Taylor Richards
CENTRE OF ATTENTION: Alpha Dionkou is mobbed by his team-mates