Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini confirmed that while Pablo Zabaleta and Fernando need more time to recover from their respective injuries, Martin Demichelis is set to return to face Swansea City.
Manchester City will be without three starting defenders when the club faces off with Southampton on Saturday as Pablo Zabaleta, Vincent Kompany and Eliaquim Mangala were all ruled out with various injuries.
Pablo Zabaleta is set to return from a knee injury ahead of schedule in hopes of being in the team to face Liverpool in Week 13.
Manchester City defender Pablo Zabaleta will head back to the training table after suffering another medial knee ligament injury on the same knee that kept him over to start the season.
Manuel Pellegrini has confirmed that Pablo Zabaleta suffered a recurrence of the medial knee ligament injury which kept the 30-year-old out for over a month earlier this season.
Bacary Sagna looks set to continue his run in the City first team after Pablo Zabaleta was ruled out for up-to a month after damaging knee ligaments in training.
Pablo Zabaleta is expected to return to the starting line-up on Tuesday after missing the Copa America opener against Paraguay because of a minor ankle sprain.
Pablo Zabaleta is likely to earn a start against Burnley tomorrow, making him a very good choice for fantasy managers.
Argentina XI: Romero; Zabaleta, Demichelis, Garay, Basanta; Biglia, Mascherano, Di Maria; Lavezzi, Messi, Higuain
Another goalless contest in regulation needed extra time and Argentina would grab the winner as Lionel Messi found Angel Di Maria who scored in the 118th minute to allow Argentina to narrowly defeat Switzerland 1-0.
Argentina XI: Romero, Garay, Zabaleta, Gago, Di Maria, Higuain, Messi (c), Mascherano, Rojo, Fernandez, Lavezzi
Argentina avoided a disaster result with a goal from Lionel Messi in 2nd half stoppage time to steal three points off of a tough Iran side in the 1-0 win.
Argentina XI: Romero; Zabaleta, Garay, Fernández, Rojo; Gago, Mascherano, Di Maria; Messi, Higuaín, Agüero
Argentina edged out Bosnia and Hertzegovina 2 - 1 in what was a slow paced and poor match.