PSG Maintain Kylian Mbappe Health Scare Forward of Champions League Conflict With Manchester Metropolis


The Ligue 1 giants are expected to travel to the north-west of England on Tuesday afternoon before a crucial match at the top of Champions League Group A on Wednesday evening.

Manchester City will once again secure a spot in the knockout stage of the top European competition should they win against Mauricio Pochettino’s side this week.

However, the French will almost certainly sweat over the availability of star striker Kylian Mbappe ahead of the game – after his absence from Monday morning training.

According to information from the French media company RMC Sport, Kylian Mbappé was absent from training on Monday morning due to illness – but it is reported that the problem is “nothing serious”.

While Mbappe was absent from the Paris squad’s training session ahead of the Manchester City game this week, nothing suggests the French star won’t be traveling with the rest of the squad right now.

One thing is certain: Pep Guardiola will concentrate fully on the task at hand and not the potential that just one of PSG’s superstars will be missing from the clash at the Etihad Stadium.

Manchester City will be without Kevin De Bruyne for the game after the Belgium international tested positive for Covid-19 last week. Ferran Torres will also be out as he is recovering from a foot problem.

Jack Grealish remains in doubt after returning from England with an injury and missing out on Sunday afternoon’s Premier League game against Everton – a game City over


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