Phil Foden faces one month out with injury.
Written by crest887fm on August 12, 2021
England midfielder Phil Foden will miss the start of Manchester City’s Premier League title defence with the foot injury he picked up during Euro 2020.
Foden is likely to miss City’s first three league games Which Is against Tottenham, Norwich City and Arsenal.
The midfielder is also a doubt for England’s 2022 World Cup qualifier against Hungary in September.
Foden expects to be back in around four weeks, which could mean his first Premier League match of the season could be on Saturday, 11 September against Leicester City.
Meanwhile Pep Guardiola has confirmed City will also start the season without Kevin de Bruyne as the midfielder also injured his ankle during Belgium’s Euro 2020 quarter-final loss to Italy.