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Dream Job: Man City Stars and Cars

London – April 11 - Manchester City players experienced a Dream Job Swap, exchanging their boots for racing suits and becoming race drivers for a day.

David Silva, Bacary Sagna, Eliaquim Mangala and Fernando got behind the wheel of Nissan’s Juke NISMO RS, taking to the track tutored by some of Nissan’s best GT Academy drivers and went head-to-head in an intense session of car control.

The job swap concept was inspired by a Nissan-commissioned study that found over one in five youths consider becoming a professional footballer their ultimate dream job.

And just under one in six believe that being a footballer is the most exciting career, topping the poll for young boys – with over a quarter voting footballer as the most exciting job in the world.

Youngsters are clearly dreaming of following in the Nissan GT Academy drivers’ footsteps too, with 64% of the 1,000 respondents highlighting learning to drive as their most exhilarating future milestone, with racing driver taking second place for young boys as the most exciting job in the world.

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