Bendy On The Mendy?

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Bendy On The Mendy?

Postby johnny crossan » Sat Sep 23, 2017 5:33 pm

City’s medical team are hoping it was just an impact injury - but further tests will tell if he has suffered ligament damage.

“Tomorrow he will have a real test,” said Pep Guardiola. “He feels better - it was a kick. Hopefully not his ligament.”
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Re: Bendy On The Mend?

Postby sidSmith » Sat Sep 23, 2017 5:42 pm

I'm not so sure. It didn't look like a kick in the replay, looked like he placed his foot and felt something in his knee. Really hoping he's OK!
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Re: Bendy On The Mend?

Postby South Stand Balti » Sat Sep 23, 2017 5:44 pm

He did his knee early on playing against England a few months ago in a nothing incident. I really hope it's not a repeat. We are a bit short at full back.
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Re: Bendy On The Mend?

Postby johnny crossan » Sat Sep 23, 2017 5:58 pm

The perils of the solitary left back - who'd have guessed this would happen :(
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Re: Bendy On The Mend?

Postby sheblue » Sat Sep 23, 2017 6:21 pm

johnny crossan wrote:The perils of the solitary left back - who'd have guessed this would happen :(


Fabian to the rescue...... :?
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Re: Bendy On The Mend?

Postby johnny crossan » Sat Sep 23, 2017 6:37 pm

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Re: Bendy On The Mend?

Postby Plain Speaking » Sat Sep 23, 2017 7:53 pm

It looked like ligament damage to me. Gutted, he was looking brilliant. I suppose tests will know for definite tomorrow.
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Re: Bendy On The Mend?

Postby PeterParker » Sat Sep 23, 2017 9:18 pm

Plain Speaking wrote:It looked like ligament damage to me. Gutted, he was looking brilliant. I suppose tests will know for definite tomorrow.


Might be 6-8 weeks out.
Danilo will step up, no doubt, but he looked better on the right, not on the left. Still, maybe It was just a small knock.
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Re: Bendy On The Mend?

Postby carl_feedthegoat » Sat Sep 23, 2017 11:11 pm

To be honest I wasn't that stressed when he went off injured as I quite like his replacement ,Danilo.

Sounds crazy, I know, but as much as Mendy is far better as an attacking left back, Danilo is a better defender and is also quite a good crosser of the ball.

Having said that - obviously would prefer Mendy and I hope its just a knock.
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Re: Bendy On The Mend?

Postby Swales4ever » Sat Sep 23, 2017 11:19 pm

carl_feedthegoat wrote:To be honest I wasn't that stressed when he went off injured as I quite like his replacement ,Danilo.

Sounds crazy, I know, but as much as Mendy is far better as an attacking left back, Danilo is a better defender and is also quite a good crosser of the ball.

Having said that - obviously would prefer Mendy and I hope its just a knock.

dont want to be negative but there was some twist when the leg went down. a knock sounds susppect.
just hope its a minor twist and tomorrow Ben will be cleared.
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Re: Bendy On The Mend?

Postby Peter Doherty (AGAIG) » Sat Sep 23, 2017 11:28 pm

He banged his fucking knee, he'll be back for the Chavs.
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Re: Bendy On The Mend?

Postby Pretty Boy Lee » Sat Sep 23, 2017 11:39 pm

Hoping it's nothing major, Danilo and delph aren't half bad replacements tho.
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Re: Bendy On The Mend?

Postby Mikhail Chigorin » Sun Sep 24, 2017 6:36 pm

Pretty Boy Lee wrote:Hoping it's nothing major, Danilo and delph aren't half bad replacements tho.


If Mendy is out for some time, players such as Stones, Mangala and Fernandhino might also have to be drafted in to do a stint in the full back positions PBL.

Overall, not a desirable proposition.
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Re: Bendy On The Mend?

Postby Justified logic » Sun Sep 24, 2017 7:22 pm

Has there been any news on Bendy's injury?
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Re: Bendy On The Mend?

Postby johnny crossan » Sun Sep 24, 2017 7:29 pm

Justified logic wrote:Has there been any news on Bendy's injury?

he's twittering away today but nothing about the scan results - ominous
Tomorrow's CL presser will probably update us
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Re: Bendy On The Mend?

Postby Justified logic » Sun Sep 24, 2017 7:33 pm

Well, fingers crossed, and I don't mean his frantic tweeting.
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Re: Bendy On The Mend?

Postby Pretty Boy Lee » Mon Sep 25, 2017 4:57 am

Mikhail Chigorin wrote:
Pretty Boy Lee wrote:Hoping it's nothing major, Danilo and delph aren't half bad replacements tho.


If Mendy is out for some time, players such as Stones, Mangala and Fernandhino might also have to be drafted in to do a stint in the full back positions PBL.

Overall, not a desirable proposition.


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Re: Bendy On The Mend?

Postby Justified logic » Mon Sep 25, 2017 5:03 am

Delph has offered his services also as he has played that position in training and at previous clubs. Saturday's goal must have impressed as well!
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Re: Bendy On The Mend?

Postby Plain Speaking » Mon Sep 25, 2017 7:44 am

Peter Doherty (AGAIG) wrote:He banged his fucking knee, he'll be back for the Chavs.

The incident with Sterling in the England France game looked much more innocuous, and he was out for months.
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Re: Bendy On The Mend?

Postby Swales4ever » Mon Sep 25, 2017 12:53 pm

what time Pep's pre Chumps presser is to take place?
cant help but being knee jerk on this.

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