As you already should know, Barcelona have signed the forward Sergio Aguero as a free transfer on July 1st after his contract ends with Manchester City. The Argentinean striker joined Manchester City from Atletico Madrid in 2011 for £35 million, he joined club at the age of 23.
Aguero spent the previous five years of his career with Atletico Madrid, where he won the Europa League in 2010.
His time at Manchester City has been successful, he has scored 260 goals in all competitions during his 10 seasons with Man City. He leaves England as the top-scoring foreign player in Premier League history with a goal count of 184. Throughout his 10 seasons, he has claimed 1 golden boot which he received in the 2014/2015 season. The forward has also claimed the top English title 5 times, that is impressive considering he’s been playing in the Premier League for 10 seasons. Sergio Aguero has also received the Player of the Month award 7 times.
Injuries hindered Aguero’s progress in 2020-21, restricting him to just 20 appearances across all competitions and seven Premier League starts. In the last league encounter of the season, he scored two goals against Everton to help Manchester City win the Premier League for the third time in four years.
During his time with the team, Aguero also helped Manchester City win 6 League Cups and 1 FA Cup. This year, the club advanced to the UEFA Champions League final before losing to Chelsea. In Saturday’s setback, the veteran played the final 14 minutes.
He now begins his new campaign in the Spanish league, seeking to help a Barcelona team that is coming off a poor 2020-21 season. The club finished third in La Liga, their lowest position since 2008, and was knocked out of the Champions League round of 16.
Sergio Aguero offers the team another offensive weapon, which might be especially significant since that Lionel Messi’s contract is likely to expire this summer. The new signing may potentially persuade the superstar to remain at the Camp Nou and play with his countryman.
Together, they helped Argentina reach the 2014 World Cup final and win gold at the 2008 Summer Olympics.
Sergio Aguero will be an interesting watch in the Spanish league, It will be fascinating to see how he performs alongside his new teammates and how much Barcelona FC can benefit from their new striker, you can back Ronald Koeman’s to win the La Liga 2021/2022 season using betting sites like these here.