Manchester City is unlikely to dip into the transfer market in the January window, despite its issues in the attack, due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the club’s finances, manager Pep Guardiola said.
City’s record goalscorer Sergio Aguero has yet to open his account in the Premier League this season, with injuries limiting his time on the pitch, while Gabriel Jesus has netted only twice.
City has scored 19 goals in 13 Premier League games, just over half of the 37 it had netted at the same stage of the previous campaign.
When asked if City was looking to strengthen its strikeforce in the January window, Guardiola said: “No, I don’t think so because the economic situation around the world is what it is.
“All the clubs struggle – we are not an exception.”
While City has lacked a cutting edge up front, its…