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Sergio Aguero Biography

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.  
Basic Player Info
Full Name Sergio Leonel Agüero del Castillo
Nationality Argentina
Position Attacker
Current Club Manchester City
Shirt Number 10
Career
Clubs
Manchester City Jul 2011 - Present
Atlético Madrid Jul 2006 - Jul 2011
CA Independiente Jul 2003 - Jun 2006
National
Argentina Under 21 Aug 2008 - Dec 2008
Argentina Jan 2005 - Present
Stats
Clubs
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Manchester City
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Season Tournament Appearances Goals Assists Yellow Cards Red Cards Minutes Played
2017/2018 Premier League 12 10 3 0 0 956
UEFA Champions League 5 3 0 0 0 331
League Cup 1 0 0 0 0 120
2016/2017 Premier League 31 20 3 4 1 2405
UEFA Champions League 8 8 2 1 0 631
FA Cup 5 5 1 0 0 448
League Cup 1 0 0 0 0 19
2015/2016 Premier League 30 24 2 1 0 2375
UEFA Champions League 9 2 0 0 0 706
League Cup 4 2 2 0 0 374
FA Cup 1 1 0 0 0 70
2014/2015 Premier League 33 26 8 4 0 2540
UEFA Champions League 7 6 1 2 0 550
League Cup 1 0 1 0 20
FA Cup 1 0 0 0 0 90
2013/2014 Premier League 23 17 6 4 0 1538
UEFA Champions League 6 6 2 1 0 431
FA Cup 3 4 0 0 0 198
League Cup 2 1 1 1 0 123
2012/2013 Premier League 30 12 2 2 0 1947
UEFA Champions League 5 2 0 0 0 391
FA Cup 4 3 0 0 0 290
Community Shield 1 0 0 0 0 90
2011/2012 Premier League 34 23 9 2 0 2598
UEFA Champions League 6 1 0 1 0 323
UEFA Europa League 4 4 2 0 0 272
League Cup 3 1 0 0 0 192
FA Cup 1 1 0 0 0 90
Total 271 182 44 24 1 20118
Atlético Madrid
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CA Independiente
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National
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Argentina Under 21
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Season Tournament Appearances Goals Assists Yellow Cards Red Cards Minutes Played
2008 Beijing Olympics 5 2 0 1 0 409
Total 5 2 0 1 0 409
Argentina
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