Fans are invited to meet and greet our City stars after Saturday's Manchester Derby!

City host United for the first time in the professional era in a 3pm kick-off at the Etihad Stadium, in what promises to be a tasty Super League opening day clash.

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To mark the historic occasion, we've organised a whole host of activities for you before and after the game at City Square and inside the ground, including the chance to get up close to the players!

After the game, Nick Cushing's side will head to West Reception, where supporters can request photographs and autographs of your heroes.

We'll also hear from England stars Karen Bardsley and Ellen White before the game inside the stadium, plus Baroness and Head of Women’s Football Sue Campbell CBE.

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City Square will be open from 1pm, where we'll host a range of fun activities, such as table tennis, football skills challenges and more!

Get yourselves down to the Blue Carpet Experience too, where you can see the players arrive at the Etihad Stadium!

The Blue Carpet at West Reception will start at 1:15pm and there'll be tonnes of entertainment with a live DJ, women's team quiz and prizes to be won, including passes to high-five the players, a signed hero photo and a full squad signed shirt!

There'll also be a pizza giveaway and our Official Supporters Club will be presented with an official plaque to celebrate their unwavering support and loyalty.

Meanwhile, make sure to check out the Barclays walk-out GIFs, the Colour Catcher Laundrette Challenge and Nescafe Azera airstream sampling and hear from our guests from the Manchester FA.

Our matchday flag bearers and ball girls form members of the City Family - our Academy Girls Under-16s, U14s U12s and U10s teams.

Here's to another record-breaking day at the Etihad Stadium. Come on, City!