Man City vs Chelsea: De Bruyne reveals expectations from Tuchel’s men

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Manchester City playmaker, Kevin de Bruyne has revealed his expectation from Chelsea when Pep Guardiola’s side face the Blues in the Premier League.

Man City will clash with Chelsea in a Premier League fixture at the Etihad Stadium on Saturday afternoon.

But De Bruyne expects Thomas Tuchel’s side to give Man City a ‘big test’ during the match.

Speaking at his pre-match press conference on Friday, the Belgium international said: “It is exciting. I think you always want to play in the biggest games.

“We had so many battles over the years where we have won and they have won a couple of games in the Premier League and Champions League.

“You always want to be on top and that is what we want to do tomorrow.

“It is a big game. They have been playing really well lately. I saw the Liverpool game (2-2 Premier League draw) and a little bit of the first Tottenham game (2-0 Carabao Cup win), so they have been in a good rhythm.

“I expect them to give us a big test.”

The kick-off time for the game is 1.30 pm.