1. Kevin de Bruyne reveals he almost joined Atletico Madrid in 2011 In a recent interview with Sky Sports, Manchester City star Kevin de Bruyne revealed that he almost joined Atletico Madrid in 2011. De Bruyne had just moved to Genk in the Belgian Pro League at the time, and was already attracting attention from Europe’s elite clubs. He said that Atletico had made a bid for him, and he was close to joining the Spanish side. However, Genk decided to keep hold of their star player and de Bruyne eventually moved to Chelsea in 2012. 2. De Bruyne stars as Manchester City edge past Borussia Dortmund Manchester City star Kevin de Bruyne was in top form as the Premier League champions beat Borussia Dortmund 2-1 in the UEFA Champions League quarter-final first leg. The Belgian midfielder had a hand in both goals, setting up Phil Foden for the opener before scoring the winner late in the game. De Bruyne’s performance was praised by manager Pep Guardiola, who said that he was “one of the best players in the world”. 3. Kevin de Bruyne wins PFA Player of the Year award Manchester City star Kevin de
Pep Guardiola has confirmed Manchester City star Kevin De Bruyne is available to face Tottenham on Thursday despite missing a training session this week.But City Pep Guardiola told reporters on Wednesday that De Bruyne is set to feature for the champions in the crucial clash against Antonio Conte's team.
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has confirmed Kevin De Bruyne is in contention for Thursday’s match against Tottenham after dealing with a “personal issue”. Belgium international De Bruyne did not take part in training with the rest of his City team-mates on Tuesday, with his absence initially thought to be down to an injury problem. […]
Phil Foden was a noticeable absentee from Manchester City’s squad to face Wolves, while Kevin De Bruyne returned to the starting line-up. England midfielder Foden was described as “not fully fit” by several British journalists, with boss Pep Guardiola sure to be asked for further clarification. Guardiola made two changes to the line-up that beat […]
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