VIDEO - See through Jamie Shackleton's eyes inside Leeds United pre-season testing regime Kalvin Phillips will go through

Kalvin Phillips and the rest of Leeds United's Euro 2020 contingent missed the start of pre-season but will get the chance to experience the hi-tech testing their team-mates went through at Leeds Beckett University.

Tuesday, 13th July 2021, 10:30 am

The Carnegie School of Sport hosted Marcelo Bielsa's squad for the first day of their summer training regime, putting the Premier League footballers and Mark Jackson's Under 23s through a series of tests to collect data to form a base line for this season's fitness.

When players return from injury staff will be able to ascertain where they are in relation to their fitness base.

Our video shows some of the tests players have to go through, including a visual processing assessment that young midfielder Jamie Shackleton aced, a strength test undertaken by defender Charlie Cresswell and the change of direction and jump assessments Morten Spencer went through.

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This summer is the first time Leeds United have used the £45m facility for their pre-season testing, but their partnership with Leeds Beckett has opened up the possibility of new signings doing testing or even medicals at Carnegie School of Sport.

HI-TECH TESTING - Stuart Dallas had his visual processing assessed at Leeds Beckett University's Carnegie School of Sport during Leeds United's pre-season testing.
HI-TECH TESTING - Stuart Dallas had his visual processing assessed at Leeds Beckett University's Carnegie School of Sport during Leeds United's pre-season testing.