EPL: Manchester City's winning run ends, De Bruyne, Gabriel Jesus injured

EPL: Manchester City's winning run ends, De Bruyne, Gabriel Jesus injured

Gabriel Jesus may miss up to two months after picking up an injury in Manchester City's 0-0 draw with Crystal Palace, Pep Guardiola has said.

De Bruyne left the field via a stretcher after Puncheon lunged in on the playmaker in the final moments of the game at Selhurst Park. Puncheon appeared fortunate to receive just a yellow.

"With Kevin we're lucky".

I admire Roy, at 70, to have the energy to put in front of the players, to have the adrenalin to know what's going to happen.

De Bruyne was later seen being helped down the touchline back to the dressing room by City's medical staff.




PEP GUARDIOLA has admitted Manchester City could be forced to make a bid for Alexis Sanchez in January.

'Today we were not lucky.

The Brazilian fell awkwardly in the first half of Sunday's Premier League clash with Crystal Palace, which saw City's record-breaking winning run come to an end. Maybe it was a penalty, the referee made that decision so that's okay. Maybe Arsene [Wenger, Arsenal manager] is anxious about that, but I say as I've said to him, that run is for him - 2004 is for him.

"They are a good team. We will have internal meetings and see what is for the best [in terms of transfers], but he is an Arsenal player and I think he will be [staying there]". We had problems getting going.

City could even have lost had their outstanding keeper, Ederson, not saved Luka Milivojevic's late penalty after Raheem Sterling was deemed by the referee Jon...

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