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Watch Arsenal hardman Sokratis elevate outrageously heavy weights to ship team-mates bonkers

Watch Arsenal hardman Sokratis lift outrageously heavy weights to send team-mates bonkers


ARSENAL hardman Sokratis Papastathopoulos despatched his team-mates bonkers after lifting outrageously heavy weights in coaching.

The Greek defender, 31, has returned to coaching following an sickness – and is clearly as match as ever.

Sokratis confirmed off his power in a latest coaching session
Sokratis was mobbed by his team-mates after his present of energy

In a video shared to social media, Sokratis – cheered on by his team-mates – reveals off his ridiculous power.

The previous Borussia Dortmund centre-back performs three reps of the train – with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Matteo Guendouzi and Bukayo Saka simply three of the cheerleaders within the background.

After egging him on with a sequence of “oohs”, the Gunners squad erupt in a refrain of cheers after tough-guy Sokratis pulls of the outrageous elevate.

But it surely wasn’t simply his buddies who have been loving it – followers on Twitter did too.

One wrote: “He’s extra machine than man now.”


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One other joked: “Rejoice like they received a cup.”

Sokratis is now in competition to tackle Bournemouth within the fourth-round of the FA Cup this weekend.

David Luiz is banned for the sport after selecting up a pink card within the 2-2 draw with Chelsea on Tuesday.

Captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang – a £40million goal for Barcelona – can also be suspended as he continues to serve a three-match ban for his horror lunge on Crystal Palace star Max Meyer.

Reiss Nelson (hamstring) and Sead Kolasinac (thigh) are nonetheless out by way of damage.


In the meantime, Calum Chambers (knee) and Kieran Tierney (shoulder) are each long-term accidents having undergone surgical procedure on their respective accidents.

Arsenal at the moment are set to chase defenders Dayot Upamecano or Mykola Matviyenko this month with the funds from Auba’s transfer, ought to it undergo.

However one participant staying on the membership is on-loan midfielder Dani Ceballos, who had his request to go away turned down by Mikel Arteta.