Guardiola confirms Sergio Aguero still isolating for ‘9 or 10 days’/ Provides Man City injury update

Pep Guardiola has provided fitness updates on a number of Man City players ahead of his side’s meeting with Brighton.

Guardiola confirms Sergio Aguero still isolating for ‘9 or 10 days’/ Provides Man City injury update

Man City vs Brighton

Manchester City are set to welcome Brighton to the Etihad on Wednesday evening, aiming to continue their fine run of form.

The Citizens saw off Championship outfit Birmingham in the FA Cup over the weekend.

They have also racked up a trio of consecutive Premier League wins.

Such fine form has seen the Sky Blues move up to 5th in the English top-flight table, whilst holding at least one game in hand on most of the sides around them.

As for Brighton, they have majorly struggled this term, notching just two wins from 17 in the league.

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Pep Guardiola on Aguero, Ake & Laporte

Ahead of his side’s meeting with Brighton, Pep Guardiola held his latest press conference on Tuesday.

During the presser, the Spaniard discussed a number of topics, including Sergio Aguero.

The Argentine missed City’s last outing after coming into contact with an individual who went on to test positive for Covid-19.

And, speaking on Tuesday, Guardiola confirmed that Aguero will remain in self isolation for at least another week:

He’s isolating. The rules, after nine or 10 days he will be back.

The City boss also went on to provide fitness updates on both Aymeric Laporte and Nathan Ake:

Laporte and Ake are injured. Garcia, Adrian Bernabe and Cole Palmer are isolating. The rest are OK.

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This article was edited by Conor Laird.

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