• Kevin De Bruyne met up with Manchester City team-mates for the first time
  • Fit-again Wilfried Bony and Fernando also took part in training session
  • Man City face Crystal Palace on Saturday and Juventus on Tuesday

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New signing Kevin De Bruyne met up with his Manchester City team-mates for the first time on Wednesday as they reported back for training following the international break.

The £52million playmaker, who had been with Belgium for the Euro 2016 qualifiers against Bosnia and Cyprus, was joined by the likes of Vincent Kompany, David Silva and Raheem Sterling.

Manchester City's £52m playmaker Kevin De Bruyne reported for first training session on Wednesday

Manchester City’s £52m playmaker Kevin De Bruyne reported for first training session on Wednesday

City captain Vincent Komany has also been away on international duty with Belgium

City captain Vincent Komany has also been away on international duty with Belgium

Spanish midfielder David Silva was all smils at City's training ground on Wednesday

Spanish midfielder David Silva was all smils at City’s training ground on Wednesday

Raheem Sterling also reported back the day after after helping England claim a 2-0 win over Switzerland

Raheem Sterling also reported back the day after after helping England claim a 2-0 win over Switzerland

But Argentinian striker Sergio Aguero was absent as he’s not expected to arrive back in Manchester from international duty until the early hours of Friday morning. 

Wilfried Bony also took part in training, handing a boost to Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini.

The Ivory Coast hitman has been laid low for the last fortnight after he sustained a gash to his ankle in training.  

Fabian Delph was set to meet medical staff after suffering a hamstring injury with England

Fabian Delph was set to meet medical staff after suffering a hamstring injury with England

Wilfried Bony handed a boost to Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini

Wilfried Bony handed a boost to Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini

Defender Bacary Sagna appeared upbeat despite suffered an ankle injury playing for France

Defender Bacary Sagna appeared upbeat despite suffered an ankle injury playing for France

Bony has been wearing a protective plastic boot during his time on the sidelines to ensure no infection to the wound. 

The £26m forward is keen to kickstart his City career after suffering a succession of injuries since his arrival from Swansea in January. 

Argentinian striker Sergio Aguero is not expected to arrive back in Manchester from international duty until the early hours of Friday morning. 

City face Crystal Palace on Saturday before starting their Champions League campaign against Juventus on Tuesday.

Defender Aleks Kolarov was among the players who were back in training on Wednesday

Defender Aleks Kolarov was among the players who were back in training on Wednesday

City boss Pellegrini was eager to get to work ahead of games against Crystal Palace and Juventus

City boss Pellegrini was eager to get to work ahead of games against Crystal Palace and Juventus

Brazilian Fernando has recovered from a long-standing groin problem

Brazilian Fernando has recovered from a long-standing groin problem

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