City’s Richards out for 4 months with knee injury
Manchester City defender Micah Richards is set to miss up to
four months of the season following an operation on his right
Richards was carried off on a stretcher during Manchester City’s
1-0 win in the Premier League match against Swansea on
He underwent surgery on his torn meniscus on Monday.
Richards says ”I have a brace on it and I am using crutches,”
adding ”I can’t do anything at all for the next four to six weeks
and I am probably looking at 12-16 weeks before I am back in
Richards missed the start of the season with a right ankle
City’s other right backs Pablo Zabaleta and offseason signing
Maicon are both due to return soon from injury.