BT Sport will broadcast City’s trip to Barcelona live on their free-to-air Showcase channel.
Pep Guardiola returns to his former club on Wednesday 19 October and fans who are not travelling to the Nou Camp can tune in regardless of whether they have a BT Sport subscription or not.
BT Sport Showcase will host a number of UEFA Champions League games throughout the 2016/17 campaign.
With Sergio Aguero, Kevin De Bruyne and David Silva set to take on the likes of Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Neymar Jr for the fourth time in three seasons, our Group C clash with the Catalan giants is the latest fixture to be aired for free.
BT Sport Showcase is available on channel 59 on Freeview and UK-based fans can also watch the game online with the BT Sport website.
Supporters can tune in from 7pm to enjoy all the build-up ahead of one of the competition's most eagerly anticipated fixtures, which kicks off at 7.45pm.