Yet again, Foden dominated the headlines after Manchester City's 4-1 win away at Brighton on Saturday night. The England international scored two and created one in a dominant Blues performance on the South Coast.
A brilliant opening spell saw City go into the break 3-0 leaders, with two goals from goals and an opener courtesy of Ilkay Gundogan. However, Brighton came back into the game, levelling in the second half from the penalty spot after a misjudgement from Ederson gave the hosts some hope of getting back into the tie.
Pep Guardiola’s men will hope to secure all three points when they return to Premier League action, against a Brighton team that has caught everyone’s attention with remarkable performances so far this season.
It’s likely to be a long time before Barcelona can compete with the big boys in Europe again, with new president, Joan Laporta, evidently looking at ways and means of easing the club’s financial crisis.
The Seagulls have had a flying start to the season. Enjoying life under Graham Potter, they are currently high-flying in 4th place in the Premier League and will pose a serious threat to Manchester City this weekend.
As rumours of a departure for Raheem Sterling continue to circulate owing to a desire to experience more game-time elsewhere, it stands to reason that the club will consider acquiring a like-for-like replacement.
Charles De Ketelaere is one of the most exciting young talents in European football and owing to his impressive performances for the Belgian club across the previous 12 months, the 20-year-old is believed to be on the radar of many top clubs.