Kevin De Bruyne and his Manchester City team-mates began stepping up their preparations for the Barclays Premier League clash with Crystal Palace on Thursday - see how the new boy is settling in here.
The Belgian international is pushing to make his City debut at second-placed Crystal Palace and stepped out in the late summer sunshine on Thursday looking to impress boss Manuel Pellegrini.
Boot room: Kevin prepares for the session
Follow the leader... compatriots Kevin and Vincent Kompany step out
On your marks... Kevin springs into action during a training drill
Winning stretch: Kevin will look to help City maintain the 100 per cent start
Committed: De Bruyne bids for possession
Here's looking at you... Kevin knows he will be in the spotlight
Chasing it down: Kevin takes part in the possession drill
Warming down: Kevin keeps his eye on the ball