first_imgManchester City’s Riyad Mahrez has been cleared to return to training after suffering a knock injury.Mahrez has been cleared to resume training once again after he picked up a knock during Manchester City’s 3-2 won over Bayern in the International Champions Cup (ICC) in the United States on Saturday.The Algeria international who signed for City earlier this month but substituted off in the first half of the game following a heavy challenge from Bayern’s Chris Richards.However, the Premier League champions have allayed fears that the player will miss the start of the season after he was spotted in protective boots after the game.Premier LeaguePremier League Betting: Match-day 5 Stuart Heath – September 14, 2019 Going into the Premier League’s match-day five with a gap already beginning to form at the top of the league. We will take a…“A scan today has revealed that Mahrez suffered no significant damage and that he could be available for the community shield game against Chelsea on Sunday,” City said in an official statement released on their website as quoted in Reuters.Pep Guardiola’s side begin their title defence on August 12 away at Arsenal.The Citizens will be hoping to become the first team since Sir Alex Ferguson’s Manchester United in 2009 to successfully defend their Premier League title.last_img

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