By Jack Gaughan for MailOnline
Published: 16:13 BST, 1 September 2018 | Updated: 16:13 BST, 1 September 2018
Leroy Sane has been left out of the Manchester City squad to face Newcastle United on Saturday.
Sportsmail understands Pep Guardiola took the decision following a dip in Sane’s performances in training and that he has dropped out of the matchday squad completely is a significant message by the City boss.
The 22-year-old is yet to start a Premier League game this season, with concerns over his attitude at the City Football Academy.