Five talking points from Man City's final training session before Champions League final

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2023-06-09 19:33:00  • 3 mins

Manchester City have completed their on-pitch preparations ahead of Saturday's Champions League final, with Pep Guardiola's side having the chance to complete a famous treble win.

City have already won the Premier League and FA Cup and are hoping to become the first English team since Manchester United in 1999 to win a top-class trio of trophies. Guardiola's side trained at the Atatrk Olimpiyat Stadium on Friday, in their final session before the final.

A familiar face linked up with City for that session, as Guardiola's men prepare to take on Inter Milan on Saturday evening. Here, Mirror Football looks at five of the biggest talking points from City's final training session of their Champions League campaign.

Staying focused

In some camps, a manager may look to keep the mood light before what has become a team's biggest game of the season. But Pep Guardiola appeared to take a different strategy with his troops on Friday.

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