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Kevin De Bruyne Grabs Third Assist - Man City International Day Round-Up: Day Five

As we edge towards the second and final week of the October international break, here is your comprehensive round-up of all of Manchester City's players representing their countries on Sunday.

Sunday brought about the finale of the latest edition of the hugely-popular UEFA Nations League, with Kevin De Bruyne's Belgium embarking on their third-place play-off clash with the current European Championship holders, Italy.

More crucially, Manchester City's Spanish trio of Aymeric Laporte, Rodri, and Ferran Torres were matched up against the current World Cup holders France in the final of the Nations League.

While over in South America, Ederson and Gabriel Jesus faced a tough away fixture against Colombia in their latest World Cup qualification game.

With all of that across Sunday, here is your comprehensive round-up of how Manchester City's players got on in their respective crunch ties for their nations!

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Italy 2-1 Belgium

In action: Kevin De Bruyne

Match Statistics: Kevin De Bruyne

  • 31 Minutes Played
  • 1 Assist
  • 34 Touches
  • 19 Accurate Passes
  • 82.6% Pass Accuracy
  • 3 Key Passes
  • 3 Ground Duels Won
  • 2 Big Chances Created

Important Notes:

  • Kevin De Bruyne has registered a total of three assists across 120 minutes of international football this week.

Spain 1-2 France

In action: Aymeric Laporte, Rodri, Ferran Torres

Match Statistics: Aymeric Laporte

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  • 90 Minutes Played
  • 74 Touches
  • 55 Accurate Passes
  • 83.3% Pass Accuracy
  • 3 Clearances
  • 2 Interceptions
  • 2 Ground Duels Won
  • 2 Accurate Long Balls
  • 1 Tackle
  • 1 Blocked Shot
  • 1 Aerial Duel Won

Match Statistics: Rodri

  • 84 Minutes Played
  • 68 Touches
  • 51 Accurate Passes
  • 87.9% Pass Accuracy
  • 4 Accurate Long Balls
  • 3 Tackles
  • 3 Ground Duels Won
  • 2 Interceptions
  • 2 Aerial Duels Won

Match Statistics: Ferran Torres

  • 84 Minutes Played
  • 55 Touches
  • 30 Accurate Passes
  • 83.3% Pass Accuracy
  • 4 Ground Duels Won
  • 2 Successful Dribbles
  • 1 Key Pass
  • 1 Aerial Duel Won
  • 1 Accurate Long Ball

Important notes:

  • Defeat for Spain means they finish second in the UEFA Nations League.

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Colombia 0-0 Brazil

In action: Gabriel Jesus

Match Statistics:

  • 71 Minutes Played
  • 32 Touches
  • 16 Accurate Passes
  • 72.7% Pass Accuracy
  • 2 Interceptions

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