Sergio Aguero, Manchester Metropolis’ all-time file goal-scorer, injured his knee in opposition to Burnley.© AFP
Manchester Metropolis striker Sergio Aguero will journey to Spain for additional assessments on a knee harm that threatens his season. The Argentine aggravated an issue that had bothered him for greater than a month throughout the first half of Metropolis’s 5-Zero win over Burnley on Monday. He was seen clutching his left knee earlier than and after a foul by Ben Mee that earned Metropolis a penalty on the Etihad Stadium. After the Premier League conflict, Metropolis supervisor Pep Guardiola admitted Aguero’s marketing campaign could also be over.
In a sign that the issue is critical, Metropolis revealed on Tuesday that they’re sending the 32-year-old to see Ramon Cugat, a health care provider in Barcelona.
“Sergio Aguero suffered injury to his left knee in our current 5-Zero win over Burnley,” Metropolis mentioned on their Twitter account.
“The striker will now journey to Barcelona to see Dr Ramon Cugat for additional examination.
“Everybody at Metropolis needs Sergio the most effective along with his restoration.”
Cugat, who has recognized Guardiola because the supervisor’s days at Barcelona, has beforehand handled Metropolis midfielder Kevin De Bruyne and the membership’s former defender Vincent Kompany.
“The scans I did this morning have confirmed that I’ve broken my left knee,” Aguero tweeted.
“It is a pity however I am in good spirits and so targeted to return again as quickly as doable. Thanks very a lot for all of your messages!”
Aguero is Metropolis’s all-time file goalscorer and had netted 23 instances in all competitions this season.
Brazil striker Gabriel Jesus is more likely to change Aguero within the beginning line-up.
Second-placed Metropolis have received each their matches since coming back from the Premier League’s coronavirus hiatus.
They’ll play Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Thursday earlier than travelling to face Newcastle within the FA Cup quarter-finals on Sunday.
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