“Exposed” four players who could replace Aguero
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has named midfielder Ilkay Gundogan among the four players that can replace injured striker Sergio Aguero for the Citizens’ remaining eight Premier League games of the 2019/20 season.
The south American star Kun Aguero who will undergo surgery after he pick up a knee injury on monday match against Burnley
Aguero is expected to miss the remainder of the current League season.
List of players who could replace Aguero
- Gabriel Jesus: The young Brazilian Striker who is feeling the big number Nine position with his current form was listed by the coach as possible replacement for Aguero.
- Reheem Sterling: The formal Liverpool and England winger who is expected to fill the vacant number nine with his recent form.
- Benardo Silva: The formal Monaco man who plays as number seven for mancity will look to adjust his position from midfielder to forward to replace the injured Aguero position.
- Gundogan: manchester City coach Guardiola believes that city creative Gundogan, can play in Aguero’s position.
The Spaniard coach and tactician disclose this ahead of Man City’s Premier League clash against london bases club Chelsea on Thursday at Stamford Bridge
Speaking on players that can replace Aguero, Guardiola was quoted by Manchester Evening News as saying on Wednesday at his pre-match press conference: “We don’t have any doubts about Gabriel.
Guardiola Pre-match statement
“The only doubt is that not one single player can play every three days.”
“Raheem Sterling can play in this position, even Gundogan and Bernardo [Silva]. Not like a [proper] striker but we can use them.”