It proved to be a terrific weekend for City’s young loan stars who couldn’t have wished to have ended the season on a higher note.
On Saturday, Patrick Roberts completed a memorable campaign with Celtic with a 2-1 Scottish Cup win over Aberdeen.
The Hoops completed an undefeated domestic treble with a winner in stoppage time and Roberts played for 94 minutes of a pulsating game.
Over in Holland, our partner club NAC Breda won the play-off second leg against NEC emphatically 4-1 having edged the first leg 1-0.
They are now promoted to the Eredivisie after a two-year hiatus.
Ash Smith-Brown came on as a 59th-minute sub while Brandon Barker’s season ended earlier in the month through injury.
Pablo Maffeo’s Girona will have to wait another week at least to confirm promotion to La Liga.
Maffeo scored in the first minute for the second placed Segunda Division side, but relegation-threatened Gimnastic recovered to claim a vital 3-1 win in their bid for survival.
Victory over mid-table Real Zaragoza next week will guarantee second spot for Girona.
Aaron Mooy’s Huddersfield Town are in action on Monday afternoon in the Championship play-off final.