The 2 City players were in the starting XI. In Brazil’s 4-1 win over Uruguay in the Qatar World Cup qualifier on Friday morning. That’s why they miss out on Liverpool’s 2-0 win over Burnley in the Premier League on Saturday. Guardiola hopes to get two Brazilians in the Bruges match in today football news.
Last month, the British government expressed that Premier League players who had been inoculated with Covid-19 would be able to travel to “red-listed” countries on an international. From there, they will be able to practice and play soccer matches with the club. While staying in the quarantine for 10 days under special administration.
Taking benefit of the scope, the club asked Ederson and Jesus not to return to England but to go to Belgium. The city will play against Bruges on Tuesday.
Guardiola hopes to get two Brazilians in the Bruges match
However, Guardiola did not say anything in response to reporters’ about the upcoming soccer match. But he spoke of good possibilities.
“Now they are in Belgium. I think they said they could play. But we will see what the situation is like doing a practice session there. Because we will practice here and they are not here.”
“We sent them there directly so that they could return to normal life after the Bruce match. When they came directly to Manchester, they had to stay in isolation for 10 days in a hotel. We didn’t want that and that’s why they went to Belgium. Maybe they can play, that’s good news. “
Last year’s runners-up in the Champions League, City Leipzig, made a great start to the current season by beating them 6-3. However, in the next match of the group stage, they lost 2-0 at PSG.
PSG are top of Group A with 4 points equal to Bruges. Manchester City is at number three with 3 points. Leipzig has zero points after losing both matches. Today Football News.