IT’S a hard life being a footballer.
While the rest of us have been suffering the wettest summer on record, Barnsley FC stars have escaped to Spanish hot-spot Marbella.
Our exclusive picture shows the players stretching out in the pool as the Mediterranean sun beats down.
However, it’s not been all sun and frolics for the Reds who are on a week-long camp to prepare for the forthcoming Championship season.
They’ve been training twice a day under manager Keith Hill who is determined his squad will be straight into the swim of things on the league’s August 18 opening day.
PICTURE: MARK STOKES