"To be generous, it is a little soft, but that is too generous". There was no doubt that despite Pep Guardiola stating that tiredness after the Carabao Cup extra time victory on Sunday was not an excuse cited by winners, the legs looked heavy at times for a number of the players.
"In the other box Manuel Lanzini had exactly the same and he didn't throw [himself] to the floor".
"The next step is to try to bring in the most amount of young players that we can so we continue having a very good young development squad, and after that to try to reach the top six in the Premier League". After that, they had a couple of chances. I finished the game and I feel very good and not exhausted. But obviously I wish for Manchester City to win.
City wasted a number of chances to make the game much more comfortable.
Both teams now have 10 games to play and De Bruyne has warned the Reds that he feels City's play is matching the standards they showed previous year.
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The Belgian was happy with the way they controlled the game but was frustrated that they were not clinical in front of goal to kill the game off earlier.
"But Manu changed our game, he is a player giving good assistance to the forwards, always receiving the ball, always asking for the ball and I don't remember him losing one pass tonight".
"[Arthur] Masuaku is injured, [Aaron] Cresswell broke his toe in the last game, and [Pablo] Zabaleta is just coming back from a back injury that he was not able to play the full game".
Mahrez's biggest previous intervention in this season's title race came at Anfield in October, when he missed a late penalty in a 0-0 draw with Liverpool.
"It is very hard because you have six big teams who have a lot of money to bring in good new players, and they already have strong squads also".
"Of course we didn't score as many goals as we needed but the performance in terms of how we won second balls. we did everything".