Freeze! Sunderland players take on internet craze '˜The Mannequin Challenge'
First there was the Ice Bucket Challenge - but now, it's time for something with a different kind of freeze.
If you’re an avid user of social media, you’re bound to have seen scores of videos of sports team, celebrities and maybe even a few of your mates acting like mannequins.
No, they haven’t gone mad. It’s all part of the latest internet craze - The Mannequin Challenge.
One of the biggest viral video trends since the Harlem Shake, the challenge has already been taken on by Beyonce, Hillary Clinton, Radio One DJ Toddla T and James Corden, to name but a few.
And now, the Sunderland AFC team have joined the party!
In a video published to the club’s website and social media pages, you can catch a glimpse of the players in the training room, frozen in the middle of their fitness activities.
You’ll spot some familiar faces - including Jermain Defoe, Victor Anichebe, Adnan Januzaj, Jason Denayer, and Billy Jones.
The footage, created in partnership with club sponsor adidas, forms part of a competition run by the club online and on social media.
Have you taken part in The Mannequin Challenge Yet? We’d love to see your videos!