The 29-year-old will now be evaluated ahead of City’s Premier League game against Arsenal at the Etihad on Saturday.A tweet from Official account of the Belgian team read: “@DeBruyneKev has returned to his club. He couldn’t be fit enough to play against Iceland. The nature of his problem was not specified.
Belgium manager Roberto Martínez has played down any potential problems following the loss to England, saying the player was sent off as a precaution.
“I wouldn’t say it was an injury,” Martínez said. “It’s too early to tell, there was a feeling he wasn’t right – it was more precaution we had to avoid [something], he was not 100%.