The Citizens looked to be heading for another forgettable European night at Etihad Stadium when Sevilla winger Yevhen Konoplyanka broke the deadlock in the Group D clash.
However, Ivory Coast international Wilfried Bony levelled before half-time after Yaya Toure produced a surging run into the box.
And £55m summer signing De Bruyne netted an added time winner to secure a valuable three points for Maneul Pellegrini’s side.
The match-winner was unsurprisingly happy with his strike against the Spanish side:
— Kevin De Bruyne (@DeBruyneKev) October 22, 2015
City captain Vincent Kompany highlighted their belief as the key factor behind their Champions League win:
The team believed until the end and that's what's made the difference today. Well done to the lads. #MCFC
— Vincent Kompany (@VincentKompany) October 21, 2015
Injured striker Sergio Aguero, who scored a late winner in their previous game against Borussia Mochengladbach, congratulates his team-mates on achieving their goal:
Obtaining the 3 points was the goal and the team made sure to get them.C'mon City!!
— Sergio Kun Aguero (@aguerosergiokun) October 21, 2015
Pellegrini’s side make the trip to Sevilla in their next Champions League game in early November.
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