Aubameyang suffered the ignominy of being substituted instead in opposition to City in Thursday’s 1-0 Premier League defeat at Stamford Bridge.
The striker got here on for Raheem Sterling after 5 minutes however toiled for an hour earlier than he was changed by Graham Potter after 68 minutes with teen Omari Hutchinson.
Aubameyang appeared livid as he walked off the pitch and he was not within the Chelsea matchday squad for the FA Cup third-round tie on the Etihad Stadium.
Chelsea mentioned the 33-year-old was neglected due a minor harm.
Aubameyang has endured a tough time since becoming a member of Chelsea from Barcelona in a deal value round £10million final summer season.
Talking after the defeat to City on Thursday, Potter mentioned: “He put in an absolute shift for us. I thought he did everything he could for us. He was fatiguing a bit… It was a normal reaction [to being sub substituted].”
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