Sergio Aguero has left Manchester Metropolis to hitch Barcelona on a contract till the tip of the 2022/23 season.
Aguero’s departure from the Etihad was introduced on the finish of March after Pep Guardiola knowledgeable Metropolis’s file goalscorer of the membership’s resolution to not renew his deal.
The 32-year-old, who was signed from Atletico Madrid in 2011, has been restricted in his appearances this season resulting from accidents and sickness.
Aguero, one of the influential gamers within the membership’s historical past, leaves Metropolis after profitable 5 Premier League titles, one FA Cup and 6 League Cups.
Regardless of serving to reclaim the league title this season, Aguero bowed out after approaching as an alternative towards Chelsea within the Champions League remaining, which his aspect misplaced 1-0 on the Estadio Do Dragao in Porto.
The Argentina worldwide scored 260 targets in 390 appearances in all competitions underneath Roberto Mancini, Manuel Pellegrini and Pep Guardiola and leaves because the fourth-highest goalscorer in Premier League historical past and as Metropolis’s all-time file scorer.
Eric Garcia is predicted to comply with Aguero in becoming a member of Barcelona this summer season. The defender is a product of the La Masia academy and Guardiola introduced him to the Etihad in 2017, however he made simply six top-flight appearances this season.
Barcelona gained the Copa del Rey however missed out on the La Liga title this season, ending seven factors behind league winners Atletico.
In the meantime, Guardiola says he’s planning on staying at Metropolis for the long run as a result of the membership “provides the supervisor every part he wants”, after the Spaniard guided the membership to a 3rd Premier League triumph underneath his tenure.
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