IN PICTURES: Joey Barton gets to work as Fleetwood Town manager

New Fleetwood Town manager Joey Barton takes his first pre-season training session
New Fleetwood Town manager Joey Barton takes his first pre-season training session

Joey Barton got stuck in on his first day on the training pitch with his Fleetwood Town squad on Monday.

The new Highbury boss and his players were in for the first day of pre-season training ahead of the League One campaign getting under way on August 4.

The former Manchester City and Burnley man officially took the reigns on June 2 and has made Rangers midfielder Jason Holt his first signing on a season-long loan.

Click above to look through our pictures from Monday’s training at Poolfoot Farm.