The Hrithik Roshan co-owned franchise shall miss out on the services of the former Barcelona striker

In what will be a massive blow for FC Pune City, marquee signing Eidur Gudjohnsen has been ruled out of Indian Super League (ISL) season three owing to an injury sustained during the pre-season.

Goal revealed exclusively of the former Chelsea player not training with the squad and not participating in their practice match against Ozone FC earlier this week.

It is believed that the Iceland international, who just turned 38 on September 15, shall head back to Europe in order to complete his recuperation.

FC Pune City are on the lookout for a replacement ahead of their ISL’s opening fixture against Mumbai City FC on October 3 at Balewadi Sports Complex, Pune.