Manchester City cruised to its second 4-0 win in the past few days with the dismantling of Bournemouth at the Etihad.
Fantasy managers can breathe a huge sigh of relief after Pep Guardiola confirmed the Belgium playmaker is not injured.
Kevin de Bruyne is an unlikely starter in next weekend’s opening fixture against Sunderland due to concerns over his fitness.
Kevin de Bruyne and Eden Hazard will miss training as a precaution after picking up knocks during the defeat to Italy on Monday evening. However, both are expected to be available for Saturday’s crucial encounter with the Republic of Ireland.
Manchester City is no longer in control of its Champions League fate after only securing a point in a 2-2 draw with Arsenal at the Etihad.
Manchester City were leading on away goals but Kevin De Bruyne's goal in the second half secured City's place in the semi-final round of the Champions League.
Kevin de Bruyne marked his return from a long-term knee injury with a goal as Manchester City cruised to a comfortable 0-4 over AFC Bournemouth.
Kevin De Bruyne, close to returning from 10 weeks out with a knee injury, has stayed behind in Manchester for the international break in hopes of playing in a youth match ahead of a Week 32 return against Bournemouth.
Manchester City is edging closer to seeing a fuller midfield with Kevin De Bruyne, Fabian Delph and Samir Nasri closing on a return from various injuries.
Manchester City is hoping to have Kevin De Bruyne back from a knee injury following the international break at the end of this month.
Manchester City can't seem to field all its stars at the same time with midfielder Kevin De Bruyne being the latest to be ruled out with a lengthy injury.
The agent of Manchester City's Kevin De Bruyne said the midfielder is set to miss the next six weeks of the season and likely more after suffering a knee injury on Wednesday.
Manchester City have made it through to the final of this years’ Capital One Cup overturning a one goal, first leg deficit beating Everton 3-1 on the night (and 4-3 on aggregate). However, the win came at a cost as their Belgium superstar - Kevin de Bruyne - was stretchered off in time added on with a serious looking knee injury.
Manchester City pulled within three points of the league lead with a 4-1 thrashing of Sunderland as Kevin De Bruyne contributed to three of the club's goals on the afternoon.