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Premier League: Manchester City back to winning ways as Guardiola slams festive fixtures

DNWEB26216 | 1/3/2018 | Author : DNA Web Team | WC :423


Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola will be without Brazilian striker Gabriel Jesus for up to six weeks and warned that the intense festive fixture programme in the Premier League was risking players' health.
Jesus picked up a knee injury in Sunday's goalless draw at Crystal Palace and is set for a spell on the sidelines.
"Gabriel will be out four to six weeks, maybe a bit longer, hopefully as soon as possible," Guardiola told reporters after Wednesday's 3-1 home win over Watford.
Kevin De Bruyne, who survived a wild challenge at Palace, was able to play but Guardiola has another injury concern with Kyle Walker struggling in the latter stages on Wednesday and set for further tests.Read full story

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