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City recover after Hammers win

A recovery session on Thursday morning followed Manchester City’s 4-1 win over West Ham United in China.

Again, the heat which greeted the players for Wednesday’s game was present at the Nanjing Olympic Sports Centre, though more time was spent pitch side as the coaching staff ran through a series of drills which included stretching and work on an exercise bike.

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Pep Guardiola has two days to prepare his players for their next pre-season test, with Shanghai’s Hongkou Stadium the venue for Saturday’s Premier League Asia Trophy final against Wolves.

After that, City will head to Hong Kong to take on Kitchee FC on Wednesday 24 July, before the tour concludes in Japan on the following Saturday with a game against City Football Group sister club, Yokohama F Marinos.

Check out the pictures from Thursday’s training session below…

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