Aston Villa's week-long pre-season camp in Minnesota is officially under way.
Having arrived on Thursday evening, the squad were put through their paces for the first time with a double session in the humid climate of Minneapolis on Friday.
The team will continue the hard work over the weekend and into the early part of next week, before facing MLS side Minnesota United in their first pre-season friendly on Wednesday.
We're on hand to bring you full coverage of the US tour throughout the week, and you can now access our first 50-image gallery.
Simply click 'view gallery' icon in the header image for the best snaps from day one.
Aston Villa app and mobile users can see them here.