Country music star Chase Rice was a special guest at training as Manchester City continued our preparations for Saturday’s game against Crystal Palace.

The former reality televisions star turned platinum selling musician was watching at the City Football Academy whilst Pep Guardiola put his players through their paces ahead of the Eagles’ visit to the Etihad Stadium.

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Plenty of the squad stopped for a photo with the American and out on the pitch spirits appeared to be high as we get ready to try and record our sixth consecutive victory.

Check out the gallery below to see more from Thursday’s training session…