• FILE: Barcelona forward Kun Aguero warms up before the Spanish League football match between FC Barcelona and Deportivo Alaves at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona on 30 October 2021. Picture: Pau BARRENA/AFP

    Barcelona's Aguero poised to retire with heart condition

    The 33-year-old joined Barca from Manchester City in July after helping Argentina to win the Copa America. Just prior to his switch he suffered a bout of COVID-19, and on 30 October was rushed to hospital after breathing problems while playing in the Liga draw against Alaves.

  • FILE: Former Manchester City's striker Sergio Aguero. Picture: AFP.

    Troubled Barca secure City legend Aguero

    In a statement, Barca said that Aguero will become their player once his contract with Manchester City expires at the end of next month, adding that there is a buy-out clause 'set at 100 million euros ($122 million)'.

  • Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero (C) celebrates scoring the opening goal during the English Premier League football match between Manchester City and Sheffield United at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester, north west England, on 29 December 2019. Picture: AFP

    'Proud' Aguero to leave Man City

    Aguero joined City from Atletico Madrid in 2011 and has 257 goals in 384 games since, making him their record goal-scorer.