Manchester City midfielder Ilkay Gundogan has examined positive for COVID-19, the Premier League membership stated on Monday, making him the third player within the squad to return a positive check in latest weeks. City winger Riyad Mahrez and defender Aymeric Laporte before examined positive for the novel coronavirus earlier this month.
“Ilkay is now observing a 10-day period of self-isolation in accordance with Premier League and UK Government protocol on quarantine,” the membership stated in an announcement.
Gundogan is prone to miss three matches for City whereas he self-isolates, together with Monday’s league conflict towards Wolverhampton Wanderers, Thursday’s League Cup tie towards Bournemouth and Sunday’s league game towards Leicester City.
Both Mahrez and Laporte returned to coaching last week however City boss Pep Guardiola stated just the Algerian winger can be accessible towards Wolves — City’s opening game of the season.