Picture Special

Thursday tuning: Gearing up for the Gunners

The countdown continues...

As Sunday's Premier League opener against Arsenal draws ever closer, City stepped up preparations for our 2018/19 league curtain raiser at Thursday's training session.

Strength and conditioning was the focus ahead of the new campaign, as the Blues bid to be in the best shape, following the summer's World Cup exploits and late breaks.

View our gallery from the City Football Academy below...

READ: 2018/19 Premier League talking points

WATCH: Sergio Aguero | Every goal

GALLERY: Community Shield champions

View all club partners