No one at Anfield would have been banking anyway on Crystal Palace to complete the double over Pep Guardiola's team this season and so the domestic campaign remains in City's hands.
De Bruyne told Sky Sports: "We know if we don't win the Premier League people will say it's a failure, but we can only try and perform well, and even if we don't make at the end, I think we will have had a great season, but we obviously want to win and we will see how far we go".
City have five games left to play in the league while Liverpool have four remaining.
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Oleksandr Zinchenko and Bernardo Silva are back in contention are minor muscle injuries, but are likely to be kept in reserve and rested for Tottenham, with Danilo, Benjamin Mendy, Sane and De Bruyne among those set to return. "We know what we are playing for and we are going to prepare well", added Guardiola.
As with their recent league outings they had scored in the first 15 minutes, and as with those other fixtures they used that early goal as a foundation to keep things under their control.
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They will have more need for that kind of performance when they face Spurs and Manchester United in their next two league games. It was understandable that Palace, who were exposed glaringly when their few attacking moves broke down, proceeded with such caution here but also dispiriting given that Roy Hodgson's team are 11 points clear of relegation and, effectively, in a holding pattern until next season.
It's a big task but we'll do our best."They helped us to achieve those two fantastic victories, they were so important and we hope they will help us again on Saturday in the same way".
He was right about that; it just feels like a shame, with so many of their opponents doing little more than sit back in admiration, City's title tilt is offering so little to get pulses racing.
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