The Turkey international signed with Liverpool on loan from Schalke on deadline day.
And Kabak's former coach at Galatasaray, Nedim Yigit, believes the prospect of facing City on debut will not faze the the 20-year-old.
"Mahatma Gandhi says, 'There are two types of people; the ones who get the job done the ones who claim it.'" Yigit told Goal.
"I don't want my name to be on the latter one, because Kabak was always a player with a high football IQ.
"He still is. It takes a very short time to both perceive what is happening around him and to apply what he has been taught. He adapts quickly."