Man City face missing out on £20M

Manchester City will miss out on a fortune should they fail to reach the Champions League knockouts.

Manchester City will miss out on a fortune should they fail to reach the Champions League knockouts.

City's likely exit from the Champions League at the first hurdle could cost them as much as £20m.

Roberto Mancini's men now need to beat Bayern Munich and pray that pointless Villarreal can take something against Napoli.

But Bayern president Karl-Heinz Rummenigge warned: "We're still going to try and win. There are points for the five-year ranking at stake — and there's 800,000 Euros to the winner of the game."

Have your say