The Belgian was ruled out for three months after injuring his knee ligaments in an innocuous incident at the club's training ground in August.
City were not expecting him to be available until late November, but his return could well come before this month's global break. We are controlling, fighting but he needs time.
De Bruyne's return to first-team duties also comes ahead of their top-of-the-table clash with Liverpool at Anfield on Sunday.
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"I watched the game, they played so good in the second half".
City saw off Brighton at the Etihad yesterday thanks to a pair of fine team goals finished off by Raheem Sterling and Sergio Aguero. But it is just September, two games before the worldwide break will be so important for us, for the rest of the season.
'With our spirit, the way we play, I believe so much in our guys. I know how they fight.
But the 27-year-old did not require surgery and has returned before City face Hoffenheim in the Champions League on Tuesday.
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At one point, they made, what, six out of eight birdies on the back nine, and only one person was in the hole at a time. Playing against a team like that, that's putting that well, you're going to have to make a lot of birdies.
"I know we deserved that point at least so I'm happy with that". Go to Anfield, win, lose, whatever.
Star playmaker Ilkay Gundogan was the star of the show during Man City's win over Cardiff City last weekend.
And their fans were relaxed enough for a cheeky chant of "Jose Mourinho.we want you stay" in a dig at rivals Manchester United.
"We can not forget Aleks [Zinchenko] helped us a lot last season and played really good". They lost the first game in the Carabao Cup [against Chelsea last week] but at Anfield they score a lot of goals, they don't concede. "We are going to try again". "He has not recovered from what happened against Newcastle and we spoke about playing about 60 minutes and we were lucky he scored at the right moment".
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