The 23-year-old will be their first signing of this window after they pulled out of a deal for Alexis Sanchez who instead moved on to their local rivals Manchester United. They nearly play man against man across the whole pitch.
City face Arsenal in the EFL Cup final at Wembley on February 26, launching a potentially pivotal seven-day period where they also travel to meet Arsene Wenger's men in the top flight before hosting Chelsea.
The challenge proved particularly ill-advised as De Bruyne cleverly slotted the resulting free-kick beneath the leaping Cardiff wall and into the net.
The omens were positive for Cardiff as City had lost on their previous two visits to the Welsh capital.
MF Leroy Sane, 8 - With acres of space to work in, the winger caused the home side all kinds of problems until his afternoon was cut short at half time after a awful challenge from Bennett, who should have been red carded. I can accept the [disallowed] second goal, that we didn't score, I don't know why, but I will accept it. That's why you are here and why I'm here.
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Trump and his allies on Capitol Hill have spent months attacking the three and tweeting that the FBI's reputation is in "tatters". Same guy that did fire James Comey, same guy that wanted to fire everybody else who is investigating him.
He didn't begin the second half with Sergio Aguero coming off the bench. He should start on the right flank, giving Raheem Sterling a break.
The winger flew past Etheridge and just as he looked to pull the trigger in came Sean Morrison with a goal-saving challenge. Otherwise, you need 22 top players for every position.
The controversy came in the 25th minute, when Silva dribbled just past midfield into the box.
Cardiff continued to probe, as did City but that was the end of the scoring.
CITY'S Joe Bennett won't be welcome in Germany for a while.
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The one thing about Golden State though - they do let teams stick around, and Minnesota is talented enough to stick around. The moves come amid a 3-10 skid that has dropped the Central Division leaders to 27-19, just two games ahead of the Pacers.
DF Nicolas Otamendi, 8 - As with his centre-back partner, there was very little for the defender to worry about. Marko Grujic was the only Cardiff player who will be disappointed with his performances against this level of opposition.
"Today that's so expensive and you can not buy them all".
Had a good game at the back, although he wasn't really tested.
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This event is the most fun to watch for me, because I'm looking forward to the surprise comebacks and debuts every year. Not only is Jordan annoying and egomaniacal and obnoxious, but rumor has it that he's also dealing with a bad back.
Giant striker Kenneth Zohore fired one shot just over, and then might have done better with a bobbling shot that Bravo still needed two attempts to get hold of.
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