Barcelona fans catching the tram to tonight’s Champion’s League game will get a warm Spanish welcome from Metrolink and Manchester City.
City star Pablo Zabaleta has recorded welcome greetings in Catalan, Spanish, and English to be played at the Etihad Campus tram stop.
Argentinian international Zabaleta’s message will thank City supporters for their amazing support and for using the tram to get to the match, as well as wishing Barca fans a nice stay in Manchester.
FIFA's referees chief has come to the defence of Swedish official after he was accused by Manuel Pellegrini of favouring Barcelona.
Pellegrini accepts his side face a tough task against Catalans in their Champions League last-16 tie, but he is far from intimidated.
Manchester City host Barcelona in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 tie. Here is a look at some of the likely key battles.