Manchester City Lagi Krisis Kiper, Cuma Ada Scott Carson

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Kamis, 09 Sep 2021 15:40 WIB
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, ENGLAND - MAY 14: Scott Carson of Manchester City warms up prior to the Premier League match between Newcastle United and Manchester City at St. James Park on May 14, 2021 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors.  (Photo by Peter Powell - Pool/Getty Images)
Manchester City Lagi Krisis Kiper, Cuma Ada Scott Carson (Getty Images)
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Manchester City diterpa kabar buruk. Dua kipernya, Ederson dan Zack Steffen absen maka mau tak mau cuma Scott Carson yang tersedia.

Dilansir dari ESPN, akhir pekan ini Liga Inggris pekan keempat main lagi setelah jeda internasional. Manchester City akan menghadapi tuan rumah Leicester City pada Sabtu (11/9) pukul 21.00 WIB.

Kabar buruk menimpa Manchester City. Dua kipernya dipastikan harus absen yakni Ederson dan Zack Steffen.

Ederson harus menjalani karantina karena baru balik memperkuat Timnas Brasil di kualifikasi Piala Dunia. Ederson dilarang tampil sampai 14 September mendatang, karena mangkir dari Timnas Brasil untuk berlaga di Kualifikasi Piala Dunia 2022.

Sedangkan Zack Steffen, kiper muda asal Amerika Serikat ini sedang positif Corona.

NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, ENGLAND - MAY 14: Scott Carson of Manchester City warms up prior to the Premier League match between Newcastle United and Manchester City at St. James Park on May 14, 2021 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors.  (Photo by Peter Powell - Pool/Getty Images)Dari kiri ke kanan: Zack Steffen, Ederson, dan Scott Carson (Getty Images/Pool)

Kini, kiper yang tersedia buat Manchester City hanya Scott Carson. Dia adalah kiper veteran yang sudah berusia 36 tahun.

Scott Carson direkrut Manchester City pada 2019 dipinjam dari Derby County. Scott Carson cuma mencatatkan satu penampilan musim lalu kala City menang 4-3 atas Newcastle pada Mei lalu.

itu merupakan penampilan pertamanya di Liga Inggris setelah satu dekade alias 10 tahun absen di kasta kompetisi tertinggi di tanah Inggris itu.

NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, ENGLAND - MAY 14: Scott Carson of Manchester City looks on during the Premier League match between Newcastle United and Manchester City at St. James Park on May 14, 2021 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors.  (Photo by Peter Powell - Pool/Getty Images)Scott Carson (Getty Images/Pool)

Manchester City sendiri sedang dalam tren positif setelah menang besar atas Arsenal dan Norwich dengan skor 5-0, setelah kalah 0-1 dari Tottenham Hotspur di laga pembuka.

Mampukah Scott Carson tampil perkasa menjaga gawang The Citizens nanti?

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