Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Blues Get Close to Fans on a Day for Cityzens

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Blues Get Close to Fans on a Day for Cityzens

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THOUSANDS of City fans filled the Academy Stadium to watch the firstteam train as part of the club's Cityzens Sunday event.

Supporters braved the Manchester rain to meet their heroes in an autograph and selfie session before getting to see the Blues' first-team training up close. Boss Pep Guardiola met with supporters, as did recordsigning Riyad Mahrez, as City's starting XI from the 1-1 stalemate at Molineux went through a warm-down routine.

Fans then watched a six-a-side training game between substitutes from Saturday's game and three young Blues prospects.

The entertainment continued with a football festival, with a host of family-friendly activities and the chance to see the Premier League and Carabao Cup trophies - as well as the recently-acquired Community Shield - which were all on display at the City Football Academy. …

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