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Manchester City 5-3 Monaco: How you reacted

TOGETHER: Players and fans took to social media to express their delight at the Monaco victory.

TOGETHER: Players and fans took to social media to express their delight at the Monaco victory.

It was a an 'I was there' moment at the Etihad Stadium last night and here's the best of the Manchester City player and fan reaction to a performance that will live long in the memory...

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Man City v Monaco thrilling, bewitching

SAVE: Caballero saves Falcao's penalty

Manchester City's eight-goal thriller against Monaco is, as you would expect, splashed all over the back pages.

Rumour has it that you could see sparks flying from the Etihad Stadium press box on Tuesday night as scribes wrote, rewrote, then rewrote again on an unprecedented night of twists and turns.

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Sterling: What a game to be part of!

STERLING WORK: Raheem Sterling opened the scoring, thanks to Leroy Sane's excellent assist

Raheem Sterling said he and his Man City team-mates never gave up hope as they staged a stunning Champions League comeback to beat Monaco 5-3 at the Etihad Stadium.

The England international scored the opening goal of a brilliant last 16 first leg encounter but then saw Monaco hit back to take a 3-2 lead early in the second half.

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Guardiola: We never gave up

PEP: His team were on the ball to begin with

Man City manager Pep Guardiola praised his side’s fighting spirit in the incredible 5-3 Champions League triumph over Monaco.

The Blues came from behind twice to take the lead and extended their lead to hand themselves a two-goal advantage to take to the second leg.