Pep Guardiola is contemplating making Ederson Man City’s common penalty taker.
Ilkay Gundogan grew to become the third City participant to overlook from the spot this season in Sunday’s 4-1 win at Liverpool.
Kevin De Bruyne and Raheem Sterling have additionally blundered from 12 yards with City failing to transform a EIGHT penalties because the begin of final season.
The membership’s high two spot-kick takers, Sergio Aguero and De Bruyne, are additionally each presently injured.
ANd Guardiola has revealed City goalkeeper Ederson may remedy the membership’s penalty woes.
The City boss mentioned: “He has to save lots of them additionally, then after we see what occurs.
“It is dependent upon the gamers. Sergio [Aguero]’s not match, Kevin is an extremely good taker however is sadly not match but.
“We are going to see tomorrow [against Swansea in the FA Cup] – it is dependent upon the line-up. However he’s an possibility as a result of I’m fairly certain he’s an excellent taker.
“A penalty taker must be the character with enormous confidence in himself.”
Ederson, who has saved 13 Premier League clear sheets this season, has beforehand claimed he’s the most effective penalty taker at Man City.
Final November, he mentioned: “I don’t practice a lot free-kicks. I educated penalties and after I performed for Ribeirao I took some free-kicks however that’s prior to now now.
“I’m the most effective penalty taker however I’m not chosen to take them!
“Crucial factor is that we rating objectives and win the sport.”