Manchester City head coach Josep Guardiola has revealed that Manuel Akanji new defender is available. Made his debut in a tough game away to Sevilla football team on Tuesday.
Manuel Akanji moved from Borussia Dortmund to Manchester City on the final day of the closed summer transfer window on September 1. But the Swiss defender Land was yet to make his debut in the Premier League clash with City’s 1-1 draw at Aston Villa on Saturday UFABET.
Asked if Akanji will be included in the squad for Tuesday’s Champions League group G first leg at Sevilla on Tuesday, Pep replied: “I think so. He’s feeling good.”
“He wasn’t in the game at Aston Villa because his wife gave birth to a child. Congratulations to him, his wife and his family. He trained for one day. Then at noon on Friday he flew to see his wife. But now he’s ready.”
However, in the game at Villa Park Guardiola had to lose right-back Kyle Walker suffer an injury. Was substituted from the field at the end of the game. So Akanji may be an option to enter the field in European games.
Swiss national team players This person moved from Borussia. Dortmund join City on a five-year contract until the summer of 2027.
The 6ft 2in centre-back has made 41 appearances for the national team since his debut in 2017, helping him reach the quarter-finals in football. euro last year