It was a case of happy, smiley people at our last training session before we play Crystal Palace...

City prepared for Saturday evening's crucial game against Crystal Palace in relaxed and happy mood.

The Blues will have the chance to cut Liverpool's lead back to five points for at least 24 hours or so when we take on the high-flying Eagles.

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It won't be easy, but the lads look as though they are ready for anything and keen to put the Wolves defeat behind them as quickly as possible...

Check out the gallery below for the best of the training ground action…