Sergio Aguero gave one City fan the shock of a lifetime when he turned up at his home and offered him the chance to work for the Premier League club.
Lee Kenny, 24, from Stretford won the role to help shape the club’s new global membership, Cityzens, which launches this summer.
Lee has supported City for more than 21 years and so could hardly contain his disbelief at this incredible turn of events.
He said: “Sergio Aguero was literally the last person on earth I’d expect to see on my front-doorstep or in Stretford for that matter!”
“Getting the job at City was a dream come true as it was, let alone your hero coming to personally give your staff pass. It was a surprise I will never forget. ”
Sergio Aguero has tweeted a picture in support of Dani Alves, the Barcelona footballer who ate a banana thrown at him during Sunday's match against Villarreal.
Alves has been praised for his handling of what was a potentially inflammatory incident.
Manchester City striker Aguero wrote on Twitter: "With my colleague Marta from Brazil we say #NoToRacism. We are all equal."
Manchester City's top scorer Sergio Aguero does not intend to take short cuts in his recovery from injury.
Aguero, who has scored 26 goals for City this term, has been out since suffering a hamstring injury in the Champions League loss at Barcelona on March 12.
It is his third setback of an otherwise outstanding season following previous calf and hamstring problems.
Manager Manuel Pellegrini hinted last week that Aguero could be fit to face Southampton this Saturday but the player himself - also crucial to Argentina's World Cup campaign - is cautious.
The 25-year-old told DirecTV: "With this recovery I am trying to do my best to be able to play again, but I cannot do it in a hurry.
"I do think to myself if something happens now, I will lose the rest of the Premier League season and the World Cup."
Manchester City top scorer Sergio Aguero will miss this weekend's Barclays Premier League clash with Stoke but is poised to return to training next week.
The striker has missed four games with a hamstring injury but could be back in contention for the Capital One Cup final against Sunderland on March 2.
Midfielder James Milner is available again after his midweek European suspension and captain Vincent Kompany is not affected by a hamstring twinge. Defender Matija Nastasic is the only other notable absentee.
Provisional squad: Hart, Pantilimon, Zabaleta, Richards, Kompany, Lescott, Demichelis, Boyata, Clichy, Kolarov, Milner, Navas, Silva, Nasri, Toure, Fernandinho, Rodwell, Garcia, Negredo, Dzeko, Jovetic, Lopes.
Manchester City top scorer Sergio Aguero is expected to be out for a month with a hamstring injury, manager Manuel Pellegrini has announced.
The Argentina striker hobbled off during City's 5-1 Barclays Premier League win at Tottenham on Wednesday.
The injury will rule Aguero, who has scored 26 goals this season, out of the first leg of City's Champions League last-16 tie against Barcelona as well as Premier League and FA Cup games against Chelsea.
Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero could be out for at least a month, according to manager Manuel Pellegrini.
The in-form Argentinian suffered a calf injury early in the second half of Saturday's impressive 6-3 defeat of Arsenal at the Etihad Stadium.
City are not yet sure how long the 25-year-old could be out but among the games he is set to miss is the home clash with Liverpool on Boxing Day.
Pellegrini, asked at a press conference if Aguero might miss the Christmas programme, said: "I think he will be, at least, one month out.
"He has a calf injury. Maybe the doctor can say exactly how many weeks he will be."
Aguero has been in outstanding form this season, scoring 19 goals, 18 of which have come in his last 16 appearances.
His partnership with new signing Alvaro Negredo has also been prolific, with the Spaniard contributing 13 goals to the City cause.
Manchester City's Sergio Aguero popped into a pub in Stockport to for a quick game of pool last night.
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Manchester City derby hero Sergio Aguero surprised drinkers after popping into a Stockport pub for a game of pool.
The Argentine had spent the day filming at the Woodley Sports Centre for an advert before playing a 10-minute frame at The Woodley Arms.
Fans watched as the £35m striker swapped the pitch for the pool table before posing for pictures and signing autographs.