Keen for their return to the Etihad Stadium and buoyed by more Manchester sunshine, Man City were in fine spirits in training.

The Blues host Hull on Saturday afternoon in a must-win clash for both sides.

Pep Guardiola's men took to the training pitches on Friday afternoon at City Football Academy, ready to unleash their wrath after Wednesday night's frustrating defeat to Chelsea.

As always, Club photographer Victoria Haydn was on hand to snap the session, capturing silky skills and smiling faces as the weekend approaches.

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