Grealish misses Man City vs. Liverpool match because of illness. Haaland starts

by Joshua Brown
Manchester City illness

Jack Grealish was omitted from Manchester City’s roster for the encounter against Liverpool on Saturday due to his illness. However, Erling Haaland featured in the starting lineup for the clash between the Premier League’s leading two teams at Etihad Stadium. The striker had picked up a knock while representing Norway on international duty the previous week.

City’s manager, Pep Guardiola, explained that Jack Grealish, who is an England international, was unable to participate in the match due to feeling unwell. Additionally, John Stones, who had been recovering from a muscle injury, was present on the substitutes’ bench.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about Manchester City illness

Why was Jack Grealish not part of Manchester City’s squad against Liverpool?

Jack Grealish was absent from Manchester City’s squad against Liverpool because he was feeling unwell, as stated by City manager Pep Guardiola.

Who replaced Jack Grealish in the starting lineup?

Erling Haaland took Jack Grealish’s place in the starting lineup for Manchester City against Liverpool.

Was there any injury concern for Erling Haaland before the match?

Yes, Erling Haaland had sustained a knock while on international duty with Norway the previous week, but he was still included in the starting lineup.

What was the status of John Stones for this match?

John Stones, who had been recovering from a muscle injury, was on the substitutes’ bench for the match between Manchester City and Liverpool.

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SportsGeek22 November 25, 2023 - 1:47 pm

Haaland playin’ even with knock, dedecated guy!

SoccerFan87 November 25, 2023 - 5:44 pm

Jack Grealish missin’ coz of sick? Bummer!

CitySupporter November 25, 2023 - 11:39 pm

Pep say Grealish unwell, hope he recovers soon!

InfoSeeker November 26, 2023 - 9:53 am

Where can I read more bout this? Links plz!

FootyExpert November 26, 2023 - 11:27 am

John Stones on bench, good to see him back, yay!


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