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Five things we learned from Man City’s win at Shakhtar

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5.- Riyad Mahrez is always a safe bet.

The Algerian winger came to Manchester City last season, he didn’t need too much time to prove why Guardiola asked for his transfer.

He hasn’t been given the opportunities that he would like, but he is still playing important matches and delivering good results.

Pep knew that he would get the best version from Mahrez on Wednesday, and that’s the reason he decided to use him against Shakhtar.

Perhaps this performance in the Champions League will give Guardiola the idea to use him a bit more in the Premier League, but we all know what the Citizens want to win this season.