[Additionally, this does not bode well for the center-backs on the youth teams who want to come up to the first team, but enough moaning from me.]
Well, he seems like a sensible guy, and I've heard good things, so let's hope he does well at Bayer Leverkusen this season.
Looking cool and collected.
I think that's one of those club-regulation Audis that every single first team player gets one of.
This one is my favourite. I have to give him credit, this must be a pretty bewildering experience for a young guy with only six months of top flight experience in Brazil, and he appears to be handling it all very calmly.
Being grilled by the press already. [I wonder if he speaks any Spanish.]
Medical! Is it just me or have the String Vests of Doom gotten even scarier looking?
Lucky boy managed to run into the returning Euro Spaniards doing their medical check-in. [They'll be flying out to Scotland shortly to join everybody else.]
I have tons of training photos from Scotland but no time to actually do the picspam - maybe tomorrow.