The Manchester City striker had been self-isolating after being identified as a close contact of another confirmed case.
Now the 32-year-old has revealed he too has tested positive.
After a close contact, I’ve been self-isolating and the latest test I took was positive for Covid-19. I had some symptoms and I’m following doctor’s orders for recovery. Take care, everyone!”
After a close contact, I’ve been self-isolating and the latest test I took was positive for COVID 19. I had some symptoms and I’m following doctor’s orders for recovery. Take care, everyone!
— Sergio Kun Aguero (@aguerosergiokun) January 21, 2021
His return to action was then complicated by a hamstring injury in October and he later experienced further discomfort in his knee.
After a series of substitute appearances he had been due to return to the starting line-up in City’s FA Cup third-round tie against Birmingham earlier this month but was then told to isolate.
He has been unavailable for the last four games for this reason and the latest news means he will be out of action a while longer yet.
Man City made it nine wins in a row by beating Aston Villa. They’re on a roll – and have a favourable fixture list ahead of the crunch clash with Liverpool, writes Sky Sports’ Peter Smith…
Nine wins in a row. Aston Villa gave Manchester City more of a fright than any other side during that run but the streak goes on.
Dean Smith felt the result could easily have gone the other way – and but for a bigger deflection here, a cuter pass there, and the interpretation of a key offside call, City’s charge could have stalled in the pouring rain at the Etihad on Wednesday night.
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