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11th Sep 2016

Watch Joe Hart make blunder on Torino debut

Anything Bravo can do...

Simon Lloyd

Claudio Bravo’s performance in Saturday’s Manchester derby wasn’t all that convincing.

Despite his Manchester City dominating the majority of the first half at Old Trafford and establishing a two goal lead in the process, the Chilean flapped at a cross before half-time, which allowed Zlatan Ibrahimovic to pull a goal back for Manchester United.

“Joe Hart will be smiling in Turin,” remarked Gary Neville during Sky’s commentary.

Despite being City’s first choice goalkeeper for the best part of a decade, Pep Guardiola decided over the summer that Hart would not continue as the club’s number one. A season long loan deal with Torino was agreed, and a day after Bravo’s error in the derby, Hart marked his bow for the Serie A club in their match against Atalanta with his own blunder.

With Torino taking a lead in Bergamo, it was Hart who was at fault for the Atalanta equaliser.

The England international failed to deal with an Atalanta corner, and after getting a hand to the ball, Andrea Masiello knocked the ball in.

Later on, Atalanta went in front from the penalty spot, as Hart was sent the wrong way by Franck Kessie. 2-1 was how it finished, as Charles Joseph John Hart endured a debut to forget.

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