Manchester City cannot have Kevin De Bruyne for at least ten days.
The Belgian star player has tested positive for the corona virus and must be in isolation, his trainer Josep Guardiola announced on Friday.
According to Guardiola, De Bruyne contracted the corona infection during the international match with Belgium.
He played 90 minutes in the World Cup qualifier in and against Wales on Tuesday, in which he was accurate once (1-1).
Due to the corona infection, De Bruyne has to miss Sunday's league match against Everton, the Champions League match with Paris Saint-Germain (Wednesday) and the meeting with West Ham United (next Sunday) in the Premier League. .
The absence of De Bruyne in the Champions League match against PSG is a big loss for Manchester City.
City is the leader in the group with Club Brugge and RB Leipzig in addition to PSG, but the lead over number three Club Brugge is five points.
With two games left to play, the decision may not fall until the final day.
Manchester City currently occupy second place in the Premier League.
Manager Guardiola's team has 23 points after eleven matches, 3 less than leader Chelsea.
The Londoners will visit Leicester City on Saturday.Keywords: