David James, 49, has been working up a sweat within the dance studio this week.
The former England purpose keeper has been busy rehearsing for his first reside efficiency on Strictly Come Dancing 2019 with skilled dancer companion Nadiya Bychkova, 30, since Monday.
The sports activities pundit has seemingly been so preoccupied with nailing his routine that he forgot to remove his dance shoes when he stepped out for a break during training earlier this week.
The youthful-looking grandfather was photographed in an off-the-cuff gray T-shirt, blue shorts, yellow socks and his black lace-up dance shoes when he headed out to seize some meals.
The ex-footballer, who performed over 572 top-level premier League matches over the course of his profession, has been documenting his Strictly journey on social media this week.
David took to Instagram account yesterday to share video clips along with his 138,000 followers exhibiting his time within the training room with Nadiya.
In one video, the dancing duo carry out a brief Bollywood routine to whet the urge for food of Strictly followers.
Taking to his Instagram tales on the finish of day 4, a tired-looking David advised followers: “best day so far…and I’m feeling it.”
He was then seen hunched over, along with his palms on his knees, as his companion talks to the digicam.
His dance trainer Nadiya, an expert Ukrainian ballroom and Latin American dancer, encouragingly responds: “Now, get a good rest before day five.”