Alan Shearer: Manchester City duo ‘bullied’ Arsenal during 4-1 thrashing

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Newcastle United legend Alan Shearer has hailed Kevin De Bruyne and Erling Haaland as ‘unplayable’ after Manchester City’s 4-1 win over Arsenal.

“They [De Bruyne and Haaland] were unplayable tonight, they bullied the two centre-halves Gabriel and Rob Holding,” Shearer said on Match of the Day.

“Every time the ball went up, their understanding to know when, how and where to run, the timing and then the finish. They were never too far from each other, De Bruyne was always within five, ten yards of Haaland.

“It was a magnificent performance from start to finish from Man City, they totally dominated in every position. Some of the play tonight was absolutely magnificent.

“Haaland was too strong, he got one goal, he could of or should of had three or four. His finishing tonight wasn’t like how it has been the rest of the season. Arsenal just couldn’t cope with them tonight, they did bully them.”