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Guardiola: Aguero injury to be assessed

TO BE ASSESSED: Pep Guardiola said his medical team will check on Sergio Aguero after the striker hurt his ankle in the 3-0 Premier League triumph over Fulham...
Pep Guardiola said his medical team will check on Sergio Aguero after the striker hurt his ankle in the 3-0 Premier League triumph over Fulham.

The Argentine striker, who provided the assist for Raheem Sterling’s strike, was substituted on 53 minutes for Gabriel Jesus, having suffered a knock in the first half.

Guardiola admitted it is too early to know whether the forward will feature in the midweek Champions League clash with Lyon.

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“It was something in the ankle,” the Catalan boss told press.

“He went up to head a cross and when he fell down, he felt something.

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"He finished the first half and started the second half a bit uncomfortable.

“He could have played on but with us winning 3-0, we did not want to take a risk (so he was substituted). We will see tomorrow (if he can play on Wednesday).”

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