• Forward confirms injury after taxi crash in Amsterdam on Thursday
• Pep Guardiola: Agüero will miss Chelsea game and Argentina qualifiers
Manchester City forward Sergio Agüero has confirmed that he suffered a fractured rib when his taxi crashed in Amsterdam on Thursday evening. Pep Guardiola added that Agüero is set to miss Saturday’s match against Chelsea, and Argentina’s World Cup qualifiers in early October.
A statement from the club read: “Sergio Agüero will be assessed by club doctors today [Friday] after being involved in a road accident on Thursday. The City forward was in Holland on his day off and has sustained injuries. He will return to Manchester this morning and his status will be checked ahead of tomorrow’s Premier League clash at Chelsea.”