Man City striker Sergio Aguero states injury only minor

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The Argentine attacker has taken to Twitter to alleviate the supporters’ fears, saying the knock he picked up yesterday isn't serious.

Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero has alleviated the fears of the club’s fans by clarifying on Twitter that his latest injury is only minor.

The Argentina international picked up a knock in the Etihad Stadium outfit’s 1-0 win over Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park yesterday, being replaced after 25 minutes by Kevin De Bruyne.

With Champions League action coming up in midweek, Manuel Pellegrini and the club’s supporters will have been fearing the worst, but Aguero has stated that his knock is only minor.

The former Atletico Madrid centre forward has been an essential member of the Manchester club’s recent success and is widely adjusted as one of the most dangerous strikers in world football.

City host Italian giants Juventus in the Champions League on Tuesday night and will hope to have the South American star fit and ready to feature against last season’s beaten competition finalists.

Pellegrini’s men sit top of the Premier League games after winning all five of their first domestic games, with a last-minute winner from Nigerian teenager Kelechi Iheanacho yesterday keeping their 100 per cent record intact.

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