De Bruyne out of Manchester derby

Manchester City will be without influential midfielder Kevin De Bruyne for Wednesday's EFL Cup clash against rivals Manchester United at Old Trafford.

Belgium international De Bruyne was substituted at half-time during Saturday's 1-1 draw at home to Southampton after taking a knock to the calf.

The 25-year-old opened the scoring when City claimed a 2-1 win over United last month but Guardiola told a pre-match news conference he had "no way" of playing in the latest derby showdown.

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