HOFFENHEIM 1-2 CITY: MATCH GALLERY
David Silva struck a priceless 86th minute goal to secure a vital 2-1 Champions League win for Manchester City in Hoffenheim.
After having fought back from conceding a shock first minute goal to the hosts through Sergio Aguero’s strike, the Blues dominated possession and chances but found the Bundesliga hosts a tough side to break down.
But with time running out, El Mago delivered a moment of magic to secure a vital three points and get our European campaign up and running.
Enjoy a selection of the best match images from a dramatic night at the Rhein-Neckar-Arena above.
1. BY THE RIGHT: Fernandinho looks to set up a City attack
2. ACTION MAN: Raheem Sterling causes havoc amongst the Hoffenheim defence
3. EURO FIGHTER: Raheem Sterling brings the ball under control
4. UP AND AT 'HEIM: Leroy Sane looks to cut a swathe through the Hoffenheim defence
5. FOCUS: Ilkay Gundogan is a study in concentration on his return to his native Germany
6. SUPER TUESDAY: The Blues celebrate David Silva's winner
7. SQUAD GOALS: The City team line up before kick-off
8. NO ENTRY: Fernandinho and Nicolas Otamendi put the squeeze on the hosts
9. SOLID SILVA: El Mago puts City on the front-foot
10. FRESH LEGS: Substitute Bernardo Silva looks to make an instant impact
11. GERMAN BITE: Leroy Sane puts his body on the line
12. POWER SERGE: Kun looks to wrestle back possession
13. ALL SMILES: Leroy Sane's reaction says it all after David Silva's late winner
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