GALLERY: Behind-the-scenes at Carrington

Check out some behind-the-scenes photos of Manchester City's Carrington training centre, where Melbourne City will be based in July.

Check out some behind-the-scenes photos of Manchester City's Carrington training centre, where Melbourne City will be based in July.

Coaches and players will depart for the UK on Sunday and next Monday 7 July, setting up base at the English Premier League club-s Carrington headquarters between July 8 - July 24, before returning to Australia ahead of the FFA Cup-s Round of 32 clash against Sydney FC.

Carrington is home to five pitches and includes a state-of-the-art medical centre, player analysis unit, boot and dressing rooms and a wide array of further player support facilities.

Click through the gallery of images above to check out some of the features of the Carrington facility