Manchester Town's Brazil world Gabriel Jesus will probably be sidelined for no less than a month with a muscle damage, the Premier League membership's supervisor Pep Guardiola mentioned on Saturday.
Town are actually with out either one of their first group strikers with Argentine Sergio Aguero additionally injured and Guardiola has simplest has green teenage forwards to show to.
“Gabriel used to be injured in opposition to Wolves (on Monday) so he’ll be one month out. It’s a muscular drawback. We don’t have Sergio, we don’t have Gabriel," mentioned the Town trainer.
“In fact, we have now many choices. Now we have Liam (Delap), Cole Palmer can play as a striker too. We'll see," added Guardiola, whose group talk over with Burnley within the League Cup fourth spherical on Wednesday and host Leicester Town within the Premier League on Sunday.
Previously, Guardiola has performed a 'false 9', with Raheem Sterling, Phil Foden and Kevin De Bruyne utilized in that place.
Town even have Bernardo Silva, Joao Cancelo and Oleksandr Zinchenko out till after the October world damage, whilst Ilkay Guendogan is self-isolating after a good Covid-19 take a look at.
Defender Aymeric Laporte is a doubt after simplest simply returning to coaching having additionally picked up the virus.
The Brazilian soccer federation had mentioned on Friday that the damage intended Jesus would omit his nation's Global Cup qualifiers in opposition to Bolivia and Peru subsequent month.