After last season’s troubles City have found a solid, reliable number one in Ederson. Great on the ball, top distribution and – most importantly – an excellent shot stopper.
By talkSPORT – @talkSPORT
Saturday, September 30, 2017
Whether it was a lack of preperation time – as Chelsea boss Antonio Conte alluded to pre-game – Manchester City simply excelled in their victory at Stamford Bridge.
Kevin De Bruyne’s lashed second half finish was the goal that ultimately separated the two Premier League heavyweights but Pep Guardiola’s side were mightily impressive in their attacking play throughout.
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The result underlines the level of talent the former Barcelona manager has at his disposal with his current team and they are sure to be challenging for the league title at the end of the season.
But how did each player do in the victory over Chelsea? Scroll through the gallery above to check out talkSPORT’s Manchester City player ratings.