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Season 2011/12

Open training: Fan photo gallery

  • 04 August 2011 12:58
  • Posted by Tim Oscroft

The fans were out in force to get a rare peek at what goes in in training when Roberto Mancini and the City squad decamped to the Etihad Stadium on Wednesday. Gravity-defying enthusiasm was the order of the day early doors.

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The Joe Hart Fan Club (Etihad Stadium branch) was out in force.

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The face painters were busy, and the stars from the club crest were a nice touch.

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Once the lads emerged from the tunnel it all got a bit emotional in the stands...

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Sadly the real Sergio Aguero was ill and could not make it - unless he got the gig as Moonchester for the day?

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Nigel's legions of fans were thrilled when he and the lads performed an impromptu meet & greet after training was over.

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You can always put your shirt on Mario being the centre of attention! 

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