Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero will be out for up to 10 days because the Argentine striker is still isolating after coming in close contact with someone who tested positive for COVID-19, manager Pep Guardiola said on Tuesday.
Aguero was expected to start in last weekend’s FA Cup third-round tie against second-tier Birmingham City but did not feature in the matchday squad as City won 3-0.
City’s record scorer has played nine games in all competitions this season after missing the start of the campaign following knee surgery.
“He’s isolating,” Guardiola told reporters before Wednesday’s Premier League game at home to Brighton & Hove Albion. “(He is following) the rules. After nine or 10 days he will be back.”
City, which is fifth in the table with 29 points from 15 games, has midfielder Raheem Sterling…