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Sergio Aguero

BornJune 2, 1988

Sergio Leonel "Kun" Agüero del Castillo is an Argentine footballer who plays as a striker for Manchester City in England's Premier League and the Argentine national team. Sergio Agüero joined the youth system of Independiente at the age of nine. In May 2006, Agüero joined Spanish club Atlético Madrid for fee reported to be around €23 million, breaking the club's previous transfer record. He ended his first season in Madrid with 7 goals in all competitions, eased into European football by manager Javier Aguirre, who opted to bring him in and out of the line-up as Atlético finished seventh – enough to qualify for the UEFA Intertoto Cup. On 27 August 2010, Atlético Madrid captured the UEFA Super Cup by beating favorites Internazionale 2–0. The 2010–11 season was arguably Agüero's most successful for Atlético, as he scored 20 league goals for the first time in his career. On 28 July 2011, Manchester City confirmed that Agüero had signed a five-year contract with the club for $60 million. Agüero made his debut for City on 15 August 2011 in a 4–0 Premier League victory over Swansea City. On 1 November, Agüero was shortlisted for the prestigious FIFA Ballon d'Or. On 4 May, Agüero was named Manchester City Player of The Year. His first goal in the 6-1 away win against Norwich also won him the club's "Goal of the Season" award. At international level, Agüero represented the Argentina under-20 team at the FIFA U-20 World Cup in 2005 and in 2007, winning both tournaments. Agüero played at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, he scored two goals in the 3–0 semi-final win against Brazil as Argentina went on to win the gold medal. Agüero was selected to represent Argentina in the 2010 FIFA World Cup and the 2011 Copa América.  
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Arsenal v Manchester City - Carabao Cup 2017-18 Final: 5-Point Preview 
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Arsenal - Manchester City combined XI
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Aguero lashes out at fan as tempers flare after Wigan stun Manchester City
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Twitter erupts as Wigan Athletic knock out Manchester City from the FA Cup
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FC Basel 0-4 Manchester City: Player Ratings
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Premier League: Twitter explodes as Aguero's quadruple helps Manchester City destroy Leicester 5-1
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Five players Manchester United regret not signing
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Manchester City 3-0 West Brom: 5 Talking Points
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Manchester City plotting a sensational swap deal for FC Barcelona's no.1 target, Real Madrid contact David De Gea's agent, and more: Transfer round-up, 25th January 2018
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Reports: Manchester City propose shock  Aguero swap deal for La Liga superstar
Reports: Manchester City propose shock  Aguero swap deal for La Liga superstar
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Alex Sandro to Manchester United, Chelsea move in for Serie A forward: Premier League transfer rumours, 25th January 2018
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