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Quick Match Recap: Manchester City 5-2 Southampton

Pep and his men get right v the Saints.

Manchester City v Southampton - Premier League Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images

Manchester City 5, Kevin De Bruyne 15’ 59’, Riyad Mahrez 40’ 55’, Ilkay Gundogan 45’

Southampton 2, James Ward-Prowse 25’ PEN

Welcome to your quick recap.

Manchester City conquered in a great home victory in their latest fixture, against Southampton.

One where City dominated possession and chances created.

The story of the night was City’s fantastic bounce back performance and scoring chances in front of goal.

A really good showing from Riyad Mahrez and Phil Foden helped ensure a great victory.

Kevin De Bruyne and many others were up for this one that came with chaos, mayhem and a lot of goals.

While, Manchester City’s streak is now over, this match was much needed as a confidence boost.

Pep Guardiola and his staff an all at the club must be incredibly proud of this response.

In the end, a fantastic team effort and some real energy from the group, made it a great day at home

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Mahrez goal