Kevin De Bruyne suffers knee injury

Kevin De Bruyne

The former agent of Kevin De Bruyne has lifted the lid on a conversation he had with the Manchester City midfielder after he sustained a serious knee injury in training.

The Belgium global picked up the injury in a City training session and, although the extent of the damage is still unknown, reports suggest that the injury is a nasty one and that the midfielder will be ruled out of playing football for approximately two months.

Manchester City are attempting to defend their Premier League title and improve their fortunes in Europe but may have to do so with De Bruyne until at least October.

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What is the latest news on De Bruyne's injury?




"I spoke to Kevin, and he confirmed that he had injured his knee in training.

The extent of the problem is not yet known and we will bring you further updates on Kevin's condition in due course", read a statement from the club.

Reports had claimed that De Bruyne could now miss the remainder of the season, but his agent Patrick De Koster has said that the injury is similar to the one that the Belgian suffered in 2016.

"Kevin is a great player and it's just unfortunate that it's happened to him in training but there's more than enough depth in the squad", Walker said.

De Bruyne is set for a scan in the coming hours and the results are expected to show knee ligament damage which could keep the 27-year-old out for over two months. It's a team game and whoever steps in will do well. He was maybe the main man for us last season.

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