Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Scintillating Sane Puts World Cup Behind Him

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Scintillating Sane Puts World Cup Behind Him

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AFTER playing a pivotal part in City's record-breaking season, scoring 14 goals and winning the PFA Young Player of the Year Award, it came as a shock to many when Leroy Sane wasn't picked in the Germany squad for the World Cup.

Some suggested it was because of Sane's poor form for the national team, or that it's because the rapid winger didn't suit Germany's team of cultured, creative midfielders.

Regardless of the reason, manager Joachim Low must have been regretting his decision after being unable to call upon the pace and quality of Sane as his team crashed out of the group stages for the first time in Germany's history.

Instead of being bitter, however, Sane has used the rejection as motivation for this season and is displaying, perhaps, his finest form yet for City. …

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