FC Bayern München have arrived in Charlotte, North Carolina, ahead of Saturday's International Champions Cup meeting with FC Internazionale Milano (kick-off: 23:00CEST/21:00GMT).
Bayern have won three and lost one of their pre-season outings under new coach Ancelotti, who is happy with what he has seen so far of his new players:
Thiago explained how he and his teammates have been welcomed with open arms by the adoring American public:
There was no sign of any cobwebs as the Bayern players took to the pitch at the Bank of America Stadium for the first time:
The fans in attendance were delighted to see a fit-again Holger Badstuber doing laps of the pitch:
USMNT international Julian Green did not buckle under the pressure of playing in front of a home crowd:
Before hitting the showers, the players posed for selfies with their army of admirers and signed various Bayern memorabilia:
Alaba capped an enjoyable day's work with a live Facebook question and answer session: