Sergio Aguero won’t ever lose his goal-scoring instincts, Manchester City supervisor Pep Guardiola stated on Wednesday after the striker discovered the online 10 minutes into his return from harm towards Olympique Marseille within the Champions League.
Aguero, City’s report goalscorer, missed the beginning of the season following a knee surgical procedure and suffered one other setback towards Olympiakos final month.
Making solely his fifth look of the season, the Argentine got here off the bench to poke dwelling from shut vary on the Etihad Stadium, taking his Champions League targets tally to 41.
“His instinct to score goals will always be there,” Guardiola informed reporters after City’s 3-0 win.
“The important thing is he made a good three or four training sessions and the reaction after the training session was good.”
However, Guardiola stated Aguero wouldn’t begin towards Manchester United on Saturday.
“Step by step. What is important is how his reaction will be tomorrow (Thursday) after this effort,” he added.
City are additionally involved in regards to the health of midfielder Ilkay Gundogan for the match at Old Trafford after he was substituted at halftime.
“Ilkay had a knock on his ankle,” Guardiola stated. “He played the last game against Fulham 90 minutes so we didn’t want to take risk.”
(Reporting by Hardik Vyas in Bengaluru; Editing by Peter Rutherford)