Kit manager Les Chapman lays out the lads' gear ahead of the session
The magician completes his work...
Chappy exits stage left for a much needed cuppa!
OK, it's not that sort of Boots advert!
The morning after the night before - the Blues prepare to dust themselves down with the derby on the horizon
Good to see the gaffer packed his scarf for the chilly Dortmund weather
Kun Aguero, not enjoying the wintry conditions
A heavily disguised Mario is first out...
Every breath you take, Mario! The boss is already there and keeping an eye on his charge
Carlos copies Mario's lead with a face scarf and Zaba tells the elements: do your worst!
When Joe and Joleon were told to wrap up cosy, we didn't mean wear a tea cosy!
See what we did there...?
A 25-man wall. It sounds crazy but it just might work...
Derby preparation gallery