Two goals in 93 first half seconds earned Manchester City three valuable points as they got their Premier League challenge back on track at Crystal Palace.
Nicolas Otamendi is now Manchester City’s only fit senior central defender after Pep Guardiola revealed that John Stones has is out for up to six weeks.
Manchester City right back Kyle Walker may have some extra training at the City Football Academy to keep him busy during the international break after boss Pep Guardiola mentioned a tactical switch option with Aymeric Laporte out injured.
MAN CITY 5, BURNLEY 0
Manchester City swept past Burnley to strengthen their position at the top of the Premier League.
MANCHESTER CITY 5, BURNLEY 0
It was definitely a good news day for Manchester City as Kevin De Bruyne made his long awaited return from a two month injury lay-off during a routine 5-0 win over Burnley.