Manchester Metropolis ahead Ferran Torres is going through as much as six weeks out with a fractured foot, sources near the participant have advised Purpose.
The Spain worldwide is known to have picked up the harm within the UEFA Nations League semi-final victory over Italy, though he went on to play within the ultimate in opposition to France.
Torres might be dominated out of the essential Champions League matches house and away to Membership Brugge in addition to the Manchester derby at Outdated Trafford in opposition to United.
With Metropolis failing to signal a striker in the summertime following the departure of Sergio Aguero, Torres has been taking part in as a centre ahead underneath Pep Guardiola.
Signed as a winger from Valencia in 2020, the 21-year-old has scored thrice in his seven appearances for the membership this season after 13 objectives in his debut marketing campaign.
Academy striker Liam Delap can even be unavailable for Saturday’s conflict with Burnley as he continues his restoration from an ankle harm.
What choices does Guardiola have?
Brazilian worldwide Gabriel Jesus has turn out to be more practical as a winger, though Guardiola has mentioned he stays an choice as a striker.
Nevertheless, he’s a doubt for the Burnley match which kicks off lower than 36 hours after Brazil play Uruguay in a World Cup qualifier in Manaus.
Raheem Sterling is an choice to play by the center, whereas Phil Foden and Jack Grealish performed as false nines in current video games in opposition to title rivals Chelsea and Liverpool respectively.
When will Torres be again?
Torres is again in Manchester and a scan has revealed a small fracture in his proper foot. He isn’t anticipated to return till mid-November on the earliest and can be more likely to miss Spain’s World Cup qualifiers in opposition to Greece and Sweden.