The football match between Manchester City 2-0 Shakhtar Donetsk. The Man City star midfielder De Bruyne has been a creative force during City’s terrific start to the campaign and he showed his eye for goal has not left him when he rattled the ball into the top-right corner of the net early in the second half following a tricky first 45 minutes for his side.
Shakhtar Donetsk team arrived at the Etihad Stadium unbeaten in nine competitive games and their contingent of Brazilian players made life difficult for Man City, with Taison, Marlos and Bernard.
Manchester City tightened their grip on the game in the latter stages and Aguero missed the chance to equal Eric Brook’s record of 177 goals for the club when he had missed a penalty in the 72nd minute, but substitute Raheem Sterling made it 2-0 at 90+ minute.
Kevin De Bruyne scored a spectacular goal to open his account for this season and help Man City earn a hard-fought 2-0 win over Shakhtar Donetsk in the Champions League 2017/18.
After Sergio Aguero missed a penalty and the chance to equal the club’s all-time goalscoring record, the final result of the game is Manchester City 2-0 Shakhtar Donetsk.
Competition: UEFA Champions League
Date: September 26, 2017
Kick Off: 07:45 PM
Venue: City of Manchester Stadium, Manchester
Referee: Jorge de Sousa
Goals: Manchester City- K. De Bruyne 48′, R. Sterling 90′