Manchester City’s Ellen White scored twice against luckless Japan to help England top their Women’s World Cup group with a 2-0 win.
ARGENTINA 2, ITALY 0
Lionel Messi, five times world player of the year, didn’t get to play at Manchester City.
The mercurial Messi failed to feature for Argentina against Italy to the huge disappointment of the 18,000 fans at the Etihad.
Messi was named on the bench but was pictured sat in the stand with City’s injured Argentine striker Sergio Aguero.
And though there were chants of “Messi, Messi” from the fans, there was no way he was going to make even the briefest of cameos.
Concern for Manchester City’s Sergio Aguero tonight was such that City issued a press release to assuage fan fears ahead of the Premier League trip to Leicester after reports emerged that he had passed out at half time in Argentina’s defeat against Nigeria in the Russian city of Krasnodar tonight. Aguero, 29, who recently became […]
Sergio Aguero confirms that hamstring injury will keep him out for a month and he will miss the Manchester derby and two Champions League games against Sevilla Sergio Aguero has confirmed that he will be out for around a month following a hamstring injury sustained in the first half of Argentina’s 2-0 defeat at home […]
Sergio Aguero awaiting a scan but is set to miss several games for City after hamstring injury Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero has suffered another injury setback after sustaining a hamstring injury while on international duty with Argentina yesterday. The Argentine forward had recently announced a stunning return to form with five goals as Manchester City […]