Fernandinho showed how impressive he can be further forward with a fine finish from the edge of the area and some nimble footwork for his second.
Fernandinho, who hopes his form might earn him a Brazil World Cup call, told City TV: "It was my best performance, but not just the goals, the whole performance in the 90 minutes.
"I tried to do my best and today I was. I am a lucky guy to score twice."
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