Ederson Picture of calm with the ball at his feet but he was slow to prevent Rodrygo’s equaliser – 6

Kyle Walker Guardiola took a risk and for 70 minutes and it worked as Walker tied up Vinicius’ threat superbly – 8

Ruben Dias His backs-to-the-wall defending was superb, but he undid the good work with a rash challenge to concede the penalty – 6

Aymeric Laporte Like Dias, he had stood tall as Benzema and Vinicius took the fight to City, but went missing in added time – 6

Joao Cancelo Settled into his slick rhythm as the game went on but then was part of a collective defensive failure – 6

Rodri Had gradually imposed his considerable bulk and passing ability on midfield and the collapse was not his fault – 7

Bernardo Silva Just brilliant again. Ran for everything, garnished it with skill and nerve, and set up Mahrez goal brilliantly – 9

Kevin De Bruyne Just looked off the pace for some reason, the reflexes slow and awareness dulled – 6

Riyad Mahrez Had not been too involved, but when his moment came, he was ready, and his 24th goal of the season was a cracker – 8

Gabriel Jesus Did not give the defence a moment’s peace, and he continues to show his quality has not dimmed – 8

Phil Foden Proved too agile and quick for the labouring Real defenders, but nothing came off in final third – 7

Subs

Ilkay Gundogan (for De Bruyne 72) Brilliant 20 minutes after he came on – 7

Oleks Zinchenko (for Walker 72) Slotted in OK – 6

Jack Grealish (for Jesus 79) Made no impression – 5

Fernandinho (for Mahrez 85) So close to equalising – 6

Raheem Sterling (for Rodri 99)

Not used: Steffen, Carson, Ake, Egan-Riley, Palmer, McAtee, Lavia

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