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PJ /November 21,2023

Kevin De Bruyne, Manchester City Star, Refutes Claims of Assisting Drake in EP Songwriting

Manchester City Midfielder Kevin De Bruyne Responds to Rumors of Assisting Drake in EP Songwriting

Manchester City midfielder Kevin De Bruyne has addressed speculations circulating on social media that he was involved in songwriting for renowned artist Drake off the football field.

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The rumors emerged after Drake's surprise EP release titled "Scary Hours 3," which included a track that garnered praise from fans, leading some to credit the top Premier League star for his alleged songwriting skills.

Social media erupted with admiration for De Bruyne's supposed musical talents, prompting questions about his diverse abilities as a treble-winning player.

De Bruyne's Light-hearted Response

Taking to his Instagram account, the Manchester City star initially responded with a playful comment, sharing a photo of himself and Drake accompanied by the caption, "needed an assist."

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However, De Bruyne later debunked the rumors in a second post, as reported by the BBC, clarifying, "All jokes aside, it's not me! Huge fan though!"

Teammate Erling Haaland chimed in on De Bruyne's post, stating, "he is not alone."

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De Bruyne's Impressive Football Career

During the previous season, the Belgian midfielder played a crucial role in Manchester City's treble-winning campaign, establishing himself as their standout performer.

However, he has been sidelined due to injury since the start of the current season, only making one appearance before requiring surgery to address a hamstring injury sustained in the opening game against Burnley.

Throughout his time with Manchester City, De Bruyne has accumulated an impressive total of 153 assists, making him the fourth-highest assist provider in Premier League history, with 102 of those assists achieved in the top division.