Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has revealed Argentina striker Sergio Aguero is set to sign a deal with Spanish club Barcelona. Aguero played his last game for Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium on Sunday and he ended up scoring two goals after coming in as a substitute.
“Maybe I’m revealing a secret. Maybe he’s about to make a deal for the club of my heart – for Barcelona. He’s going to play alongside the best player ever, Messi,” Guardiola told the BBC, as reported by the journalist. Goal.com “I’m sure he will benefit. And maybe Barcelona are getting stronger and stronger with him on the pitch,” he added.
Manchester City beat Everton 5-0 on Sunday and the team won the Premier League title for the 2020-21 season. City finished with 86 points in 38 games. The Argentine striker is the club’s all-time top scorer. Aguero joined City in 2011 and he made 388 appearances in all competitions, scoring 260 goals along the way.
With City, Aguero managed to win five Premier League titles, six League Cup titles and one FA Cup. Maanchester City have reached the Champions League final as well and they will see the horns against Chelsea on May 29 in Porto. (ANI)
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