Sergio Aguero Biography
- Age: 29 years old
- Birth Nation: Argentina
- Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch
- Name: Sergio Aguero
- Birth Name: "Kun" Agüero Del Castillo
- Nationality: Argentine
- Birth Place/City: Quilmes, Argentina
- Ethnicity: White Ethnicity
- Profession: Footballer
- Working For: Football player
- Salary: 10.4 million
- Weight in KG: 163 lbs
- Famous for: Footballer
- Married: Yes
- Married to: iannina Maradona
- Children: Benjamin
- Online Presence: Facebook,Twitter,Wikipedia 14
Sergio Aguero is an Argentine football player who was born on 2nd June 1988 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He plays for Manchester City, Argentina national team and also for Premier League club as a striker. He played his debut game in 2003, 5th July when he was 15 years old in Argentine Primera Division by breaking the record of Diego Maradona in 1976. He had represented the Argentina under- 20 team at international level at FIFA U-20 World Cup in 2005 and also in 2007 by winning both the tournaments. In 2008 he had played for Beijing at 2008 Beijing for which the country had won the gold medal. Then he was selected to represent the Argentina in 2010 FIFA World Cup and also in 2011 Copa America. After that in 2006 he moved to Europe to play for la Liga side and he cost €23 million from the Independiente. He made his high position by scoring 101 goals in 234 appearances and by winning UEFA Europa League and also UEFA Super Cup in 2010. Then in 2011 he moved to Premier League club Manchester City. In 2012 he was voted by his fans as the Manchester City’s player of the year. He then became the Manchester City’s highest goal scorer by scoring 13 goals in European competition.
Career (club career)
When Sergio was at the age of nine he had joined the youth system of Independiente. He was the youngest player who played for the side. He was sent by his coach Oscar Ruggeri in 69th minute of the match as substitute for Emanuel and his performance was very well. But unfortunately he was not selected for the season 2002-03 seasons. After the seven months of his first match when his next coach arrived he returned to his club’s first team i.e he then became the younger player and participated in 2004 Copa Libertadores where he held the record for three years. In 19th June for the first time he played the full match of 90 minute for Independiente against the Atletico de Ralfaela during Torneo Clausura. He had also been selected for Argentina U-20 squad for 2005 FIFA U-20 World Cup in which the Argentina won the game. In 2005-06 seasons he had scored 18 goals in 36 league appearances and also had missed two games because of the suspension. In 2-0 away victory against the Olimpo de Bahia Blanca in 17th round of Toreneo Clausura he received his 5th yellow card of the season. Because of which he couldn’t play the last game for Independiente against the Boca Juniors. Then after two weeks he played the last game for the Independiente. He officially transferred to Atlentico Madrid on 30th May for 20 million Euros.
Aguero joined the Atlantico Madrid club in May 2006. At the age of 19 he became the team’s most important player. In 2007-08 seasons he secured third hightest scorer with 19 goals in La Liga behind Luis Fabiano and Daniel Guiza. In March 2008 for his man of the match display against FC Barcelona he had won many plaudits. He had scored first Champions League goals 3-0 on 16th September at PSV. He had also scored twice against the Chelsea during 2-2 draw in the Champions League on 3rd November at Vicente Calderon. He had helped Atlentico to reach the final of Copa del Rey but unfortunately they did not won the game.
He had also worked with Manchester City. On 28th July 2008 he had signed a five year contract with the club. On 15th August 2011 he had debuted for the city in 4-0 against the Swansea City. He had also played many games for the City. Aguero had scored a penalty in 3-1 at home to Newcastle United on 19th November.
Marriage, Divorce, Market value and "Banana" incident.
Aguero got married to Giannina Maradona who is the youngest daughter of the Argentine football legend named Diego Maradona. The couple had their first child named Benjamin on 19th February 2009 . But unfortunately the couple got separated in January 2013. Their son lives with his mother in Buenos Aires in Argentina. Recently in an incident during Barcelona win Dani alves one of the defender of Barcelona was thrown a banana by a racist audience and Dani just ate the banana to make things lighter. Aguero has also amongst very many other people stood up in support of Dani. He posted a picture of himself eating an banana.
- Last modified : 29 May, 2014
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