Matija Nastasic Injury: Updates on Manchester City Star's Ankle

Ben BlackmoreFeatured ColumnistAugust 6, 2013

SO KON PO, HONG KONG - JULY 27:  Matija Nastasic of Mancester City is taken from the grouns with an injury during the Barclays Asia Trophy Final match between Manchester City and Sunderland at Hong Kong Stadium on July 27, 2013 in So Kon Po, Hong Kong.  (Photo by Robert Cianflone/Getty Images)
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Manchester City defender Matija Nastasic will not be fit for the start of the season after damaging an ankle during preseason, the club’s official website confirmed on Tuesday.

Nastasic required a stretcher during the final of the Asia Trophy, which saw City defeat Sunderland in Hong Kong.