- De Bruyne injured hamstring in win against Aston Villa
- Guardiola says City must fight without their star midfielder
Pep Guardiola has admitted Kevin De Bruyne is close to irreplaceable but wants Manchester City to draw on team “charisma” to make up for the absence of the midfielder, who has been ruled out for up to six weeks.
De Bruyne suffered a hamstring injury in Wednesday’s win over Aston Villa and will be unavailable for up to 10 games. These include matches against their title rivals Liverpool and Manchester United, and the Champions League last-16 opening leg at Borussia Mönchengladbach.Continue reading...