The Man City fans in the Transfer Tavern are concerned about recent reports surrounding Benjamin Mendy…
The defender looks set to miss out on a huge chunk of action after suffering a potentially major injury, which is a massive blow for all parties involved.
For Mendy, he was just picking up the pace and reaching his peak following his move over the summer, whilst Pep Guardiola will be frustrated that one of his biggest signings of the summer is now set to be unavailable.
However, there is no time for the club to revel in their disappointment. Rather, they need to move quickly and ensure that his injury does not affect them all too much. In the short-term, a replacement within the squad will need to be called upon, but depending on the severity of the blow, the club may even need to sign a replacement in January.
They can’t afford to enter the knockout stages of Europe without a top left-back, and so just in the event of that disappointing scenario, perhaps Guardiola should be considering a few signings.
With that said, here are 2 players that Man City should sign if they need to replace Mendy in January…
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