Manchester City has announced that striker Sergio Aguero will leave the club at the end of the season. The Argentine star is out of contract in the summer. The club has confirmed that he will not sign a new deal.
Sergio Aguero, who joined Manchester City from Atletico Madrid in 2011, is sure to attract a lot of suitors, with top clubs like Barcelona and Paris Saint-Germain linked with the 32 year-old.
The Player has started just five Premier League and Champions Leagues matches after being sidelined by illness and injuries. After suffering an injury in the first game of the season, in June, he had surgery which ruled him out till October. After he had a hamstring setback, things went from bad to worse as he has struggled to prove match sharpness.
Sergio Aguero – His Legacy:
With 257 goals from 384 appearances, Aguero is the club’s record goalscorer overtaking Eric Brook’s 78-year record. He is without doubt a Premier League legend. He is the highest scoring non-european player in the league history – and fourth overall. Aguero has won 10 major trophies, during his time at the Etihad Stadium, including four Premier League titles.
City chairman Khaldoon Al Mubarak announced that, Sergio Aguero will be honored with a statue outside the Etihad alongside statues currently in progress for Vincent Kompany and David Silva.
“When a cycle comes to an end, may sensations arise,” Aguero said on Twitter. The footballer posted a heart felt message on social media to his fans and well wishers. “Then, a new stage with new challenges will begin and I am fully ready to face them with the same passion and professionalism that I have always dedicated to continue competing at the highest level.”
“…and now it will be time to decide the next step for Sergio Agüero. Many clubs have already approached his agent. Barcelona, one of the options. But Sergio wants to take his time and he’ll decide at the end of the season – the race is open.” popular football journalist, Fabrizo Romano tweeted about the player’s future. Also Manchester City were always likely to go for a new forward in the summer. Borussia Dortmund striker Erling Haaland is believed to be high on the list of potential targets when the transfer window opens.
Aguero Is no doubt one of the best player in the Premier League history. We would never forget all he has done in the Premier League. Nevertheless, all good things must come to an end. We wish Aguero all the best, for the rest of his career.
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