Kevin De Bruyne's staggering release clause revealed by Manchester City head coach Pep Guardiola

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De Bruyne, 27, has been a notable absentee from City's starting XI this season after being ruled out for the year with a serious knee injury.

"The other day, I met his parents and you often understand how the children are when you know the parents.

"He's an incredible boy. The clause is €250m. But I'm sorry, he's not for sale."