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Watch how Ipswich Town keeper Bartosz Bialkowski is keeping in shape on holiday

PUBLISHED: 16:08 02 June 2017 | UPDATED: 16:09 02 June 2017

Ipswich Town keeper Bartosz Bialkowski. Picture: Steve Waller

Ipswich Town keeper Bartosz Bialkowski. Picture: Steve Waller

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Ipswich Town goalkeeper Bartosz Bialkowski may be on holiday, but he’s still finding time to stay in shape ahead of a return to pre-season at the end of this month – as this video he shared on Twitter shows.

The Polish custodian can be seen drawing a crowd with a lengthy front crawl sprint down the pool, followed by a few press-ups.

Bialkowski was once again named Town’s ‘Supporters’ Player of the Year’ and Blues fans fear that the club will receive more interest in his signature this summer after enquires were rebuffed in January.

The 29-year-old, who is essentially contracted at Portman Road for two more years due to a clause in his deal, admits he has ambitions of playing in the Premier League but that his young family is settled in Suffolk.

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The 2017/18 Championship fixtures are announced on June 21, then Town’s players return to pre-season training on June 26. The comes July away friendlies against Drogheda (Dublin), Peterborough, Gillingham, Colchester and Charlton before the big kick-off on August 5.

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