If he signs early this week, there’s a chance he could be involved against next Saturday against Leeds.
Speaking after Sunday’s brutal 5-2 loss against Leicester, Gary Neville urged Guardiola to make changes at the back in order to give City a chance to win back the Premier League title.
He said: “They were so good in the opening 25 minutes but as soon as Leicester broke on them a couple of times, you felt that, psychologically, it just damaged them.
“Some of the wounds from last season are reappearing. The bugs that cost them the title.
“Certainly, you can get at this Manchester City back four a lot quicker that you could previously. They don’t seem to react in transition higher up as they did.”
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