The Premier League clash with West Ham at the Etihad Stadium on February 26 will also need to be rescheduled after City effectively confirmed a place in the Carabao Cup final with a 9-0 victory over Burton Albion in the semifinal first leg. "That's why they are doing incredibly well in the Premier League".
Striker Aguero has been suffering from flu and sickness since the game against Liverpool while captain Kompany has had a muscular problem.
City moved for Aymeric Laporte last January, and Guardiola said that it can be done in situations where injuries make it necessary - but it is unusual for the type of player a club like City would go for to become available in January.
"But we don't know the private lives and the private lives can affect a lot their performance, shorter to medium time". "He is a little bit better, today was his first training session".
He said: "Sometimes we have done it but normally when you want to buy one player it is for the next five or six years and normally it doesn't happen in this window". I hope they will be ready'.
"They make a lot of switches of play and when you are exhausted in the last minutes, they always put on new players to do that". We will try to help them. We are there to help, ' Guardiola said.
"But of course we cannot substitute the mother and, when the family can't be there, it's hard". "But it is what it is and he has to handle that situation". He's not alone, he has friends, a special connection with the Brazilian players. "Beyond that I don't know what we should do".