- Manchester City star Kevin De Bruyne has suffered an injury
- The Citizens confirmed this on Wednesday, August 15, via social media
- But they did not reveal how long the Belgium international will be out
Premier League champions Manchester City have been hit with a blow on Wednesday afternoon, August 15, after star player Kevin De Bruyne suffered an injury in training.
The Belgium international who starred in last season's Premier League title win is believed to have torn the lateral collateral ligament in his right knee.
There are fears that the midfielder could be set to spend up to three months on the sidelines.
Manchester City have confirmed the latest news via their official social media page.
The 27-year-old is one of the Premier League’s star performers and City will be hoping that the injury isn’t too serious.
Earlier, NAIJ.com had reported how Premier League champions Manchester City began their 2018/19 campaign with a 2-0 victory over Arsenal at the Emirates in a Super Sunday match.
Englishman Raheem Sterling netted the first goal for the Citizens before Bernardo Silva scored the second goal that condemned the Gunners to a defeat in front of their faithfuls.
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