Manchester City midfielder, Ilkay Gundogan have become the latest Citizens player to test positive for Coronavirus ahead of their league opener.

BREAKING: Ilkay Gundogan test positive for Coronavirus

Manchester City are set to begin their Premier League title bid against

Wolverhampton Wanderers today and will have to do without the German midfielder.

Ilkay Gundogan who have become an important player in Manchester City ever

since he joined from Borussia Dortmund will need to self-isolate for the next 10

days before he can make his first season appearance.

This will serve as a bad news for Manchester City fans as they are reporting

another Covid-19 positive cases just weeks after Riyad Mahrez and Laporte

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tested positive for the virus.

Pep Guardiola and his team will be eager to put the news behind them by going for all

three points against a Wolves side that have become a torn in their flesh

for the past season.

Nathan Are could be making his debut for the citizens after his dream move

from Bournemouth that was relegated to the Championship last season.

Pep Guardiola failed to win his third Premier League title last season when they lost to Liverpool and will be eager to put up

a good fight this season as Liverpool have won their first two matches,

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the last being a 2 nil victory over Frank Lampard’s Chelsea at Stamford Bridge.