Pep Guardiola (Reuters Photograph)
Pep Guardiola mentioned he’s hopeful striker Sergio Aguero will likely be match for his ultimate sport on the Etihad as a Manchester Metropolis participant after they host Everton within the Premier League on Sunday.
Metropolis’s document goalscorer is ready to go away when his contract expires on the finish of the marketing campaign.
The 32-year-old missed final weekend’s 4-3 win at Newcastle United and has been dominated out of Tuesday’s journey to Brighton & Hove Albion attributable to damage.
“Sergio has niggles, it is a bit of disturbance in his leg muscle and adductor nevertheless it’s not a giant situation,” Metropolis supervisor Guardiola mentioned.
“He felt one thing earlier than Newcastle and (on Monday) he nonetheless wasn’t match. However hopefully in opposition to Everton he will likely be able to play.”
Metropolis, who secured the Premier League title final week, are attributable to face Chelsea within the Champions League ultimate on Might 29 in Porto and Guardiola mentioned there can be no room for sentiment when he picks his squad, even with the long-serving Aguero.
“Proper now he is injured,” Guardiola mentioned, including that he “can be chilly” when making the ultimate resolution.
“To assist us to attain the targets you might want to play. However it’s the ultimate of the Champions League, I’ve to make one of the best resolution to win that sport.”