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The Spaniard and Manchester City centre-forward Ferran Torres suffers a right foot fracture

Manchester City forward Ferran Torres suffers injury on international football with Spain national team and faces up to six weeks out of the squard.

The spaniard is set to be eliminated for a minimum of a month after fracturing his foot, contributing to the striker disappointment for Pep Guardiola.

Ferran Torres is going to miss up six weeks due to a fractured foot, sources close to the player have actually told us.

The Manchester city forward is comprehended to have actually got the foot fracture in the UEFA Nations League game against Italy football team, although he went on to feature against France in the final.

Ferran could miss the vital Champions League matches to Club Brugge along with the Manchester derby at Old Trafford versus United.

With Manchester City missing out on signing a centre-forward in the summer following the departure of Sergio Aguero to Barcelona football club in spain, Torres has been playing as a striker under Pep Guardiola.

Ferran was signed as a wing player from Valencia club in 2020, the 21-year-old has netted goals 3 times in his 7 appearances for the city side this season after 13 goals in his debut season.

Academy striker Liam Delap will likewise be not available for Saturday's clash with Burnley as he continues his healing from an ankle injury.

What alternatives does the city boss have?

The brazilian player Jesus has become more efficient as a wing player, although Pep has said he stays a choice as a striker.

He is a doubt for the Burnley match which kicks off less than 36 hours after Brazil play Uruguay in a World Cup qualifier in Manaus.

Raheem Sterling is an alternative to play as a striker, while Phil Foden and Jack Grealish played as false nines in current games against title competitors Chelsea and Liverpool respectively.

Ferran is back at Manchester city club and a scan has actually shown that he has a small foot fructure. He is not expected to play football up until late in November at the earliest and is likewise likely to miss out on playing Spain's World Cup qualifier games against Greece and Sweden.

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