Phil Foden joined up with the Manchester City squad in Hong Kong on Monday as he begins preparations for the new season.

The midfielder was given a month off after competing at this summer’s UEFA Under 21 Championship.

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Foden trained with the squad for the first time on this summer’s preseason tour on Tuesday and is in contention for a place in the side to face Kitchee Sports at the Hing Kong Stadium tomorrow.

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Foden, 19, played 26 times for City during our Fourmidables campaign and he will look to cement a more permanent place in Pep Guardiola’s starting XI this term.