1. FC Köln were in fine spirits as they opened the doors of the RheinEnergieStadion for their annual Bundesliga Media Day.
Basking in glorious sunshine, players and staff communed on home soil to take official photographs and produce exclusive media content for use throughout the 2016/17 campaign.
bundesliga.com rounds up the highlights…
The Köln players looked resplendent in white as they posed for the official team photograph:
Watch: Check out the best bits of Köln's Media Day below:
Taking it steady at the back of the queue here, Anthony Modeste will once again be leading the line when the Billy Goats get their Bundesliga season under way against SV Darmstadt 98 next month. The French striker finished as the Rhineland club's top scorer on 15 goals last term.
In another life, Köln forward Simon Zoller might have been a goalkeeper:
Even a few Pokemon got involved...