Manchester City news: Pep Guardiola ‘angry’ with Leroy Sane’s surgery decision
- August 19, 2019
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Sane injured his anterior cruciate ligament in City’s Community Shield win over Liverpool.
Guardiola wanted the 23-year-old to undergo surgery with trusted doctor Ramon Cugat, who has operated on Benjamin Mendy and Kevin De Bruyne in the past.
However, The Mirror report the Spaniard has been ‘angered’ by Sane’s decision to choose Austrian specialist Professor Christian Fink to operate on him instead.
Fink is the German FA’s go-to surgeon and Sane is determined to prove to national team boss Joachim Low that he will be fit in time for Euro 2020.
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The former Schalke star was controversially left out of Low’s 2018 World Cup squad as Germany were knocked out in the group stages.
Sane has been ruled out until March, meaning he will have two months of action to impress Low before the season ends.
However, he was overlooked by Guardiola, at times, last term as Bernardo Silva and Riyad Mahrez were preferred.
It led to Sane being linked with a big-money move to Bayern Munich earlier this month.
Low revealed he has been in touch with the winger since suffering the injury setback.
The 59-year-old said: “We were very sad and downcast when we heard about it.