Pep Guardiola has called a strong squad ahead of their game against Porto, while Sergio Aguero hasn’t returned to the blues’ training session but Guardiola maintains that he is not concerned.
missed City’s 5-0 win over Burnley in the Premier League due to a minor “disturbance” in his knee. And he is likely to be sidelined in their next Group C game against Porto.
Speaking at a press conference, Guardiola said:
“I am not concerned. He did not train. He had a little disturbance in his knee. It is nothing serious but he didn't train
Later he went on to praise John Stones: "
After five years together we know each other incredibly well, we know he's got incredible skills. It depends on him to maintain this level. He struggled last season, he needs continuity to be fit, training, be ready.”
"We are delighted, especially for him. He's a special guy, so sensitive. All of the backroom staff are so happy for him."
The blues already have an excellent record against the Portuguese club with 9 goals in 5 matches, and they are hoping to keep up this record on Tuesday.