Manchester City midfielder Ilkay Gundogan has examined positive for COVID-19, the Premier League membership mentioned on Monday, making him the 3rd participant within the squad to go back a positive take a look at in contemporary weeks. City winger Riyad Mahrez and defender Aymeric Laporte prior to now examined positive for the radical coronavirus previous 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 mentioned in a remark.
Gundogan is more likely to leave out 3 suits for City whilst he self-isolates, together with Monday’s league conflict towards Wolverhampton Wanderers, Thursday’s League Cup tie towards Bournemouth and Sunday’s league recreation towards Leicester City.
Both Mahrez and Laporte returned to coaching final week however City boss Pep Guardiola mentioned best the Algerian winger can be to be had towards Wolves — City’s opening recreation of the season.