25 Nov 2019, 18:28 IST
Sergio Aguero will miss the Manchester derby with a thigh drawback sustained within the win over Chelsea, Manchester Metropolis boss Pep Guardiola has confirmed.
Aguero was pressured off with the harm within the 77th minute of Metropolis’s 2-1 victory within the Premier League on Saturday.
Guardiola knowledgeable reporters after the match that he believed Aguero’s harm was “dangerous” however couldn’t present any additional particulars.
Nonetheless, in his information convention to preview Metropolis’s Champions League assembly with Shakhtar Donetsk, Guardiola confirmed Aguero can be out of motion for a number of weeks, which means the striker – who has scored 9 league targets this time period – will miss the conflict with Manchester United on December 7.
“Sure,” Guardiola responded when requested if Metropolis could be with out Aguero for the derby.
“He can be out for a number of video games, do not know precisely [how long], a number of weeks, however he’ll be out.”
PEP: (@aguerosergiokun can be out for) a number of video games. I don’t know precisely.
He has a tendon drawback in entrance – can be a number of video games out.
We’ve no different accidents. @21LVA had cramp however he’s okay.
— Manchester Metropolis (@ManCity) November 25, 2019
Guardiola was unable to pinpoint Aguero’s precise problem, however urged the issue was a muscular one within the striker’s thigh.
“Precisely the place I do not know, his [thigh] tendon, on the entrance.”
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