Man City Unveil Giant Statue to Honour Aguero as Adorable Video Emerges

Man City Unveil Giant Statue to Honour Aguero as Adorable Video Emerges

  • Sergio Aguero's statue has been unveiled by Premier League side Man City with the Argentine expressing happiness
  • The Argentine footballer spent 10 years at the Etihad stadium and won five Premier League titles before he left
  • Aguero explained that the statue made for him was very special therefore thanking those in charge at Man City

Manchester City who are Premier League giants have unveiled giant and adorable statue of former player Sergio Aguero who was forced to quit football due to health issues.

During his active playing days in the Premier League with Manchester City, Sergio Aguero was one of the best strikers in England considering his goals and styles of play.

And at the Etihad stadium, Sergio Aguero won five Premier League titles at Manchester City before he moved to Spanish giants Barcelona when the ongoing season was about to start.

Sergio Aguero, Man City, statue
Former Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero. Photo by Marc Atkins
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It was at Barcelona that Sergio Aguero developed health problems and was advised to quit football which he did even though it was a difficult decision for him.

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Where is Sergio Aguero's statue situated?

According to the report on Man City website, it is situated on the east side of the Etihad Stadium, the large-scale statue of Aguero was created by award-winning sculptor Andy Scott and has been constructed using thousands of welded pieces of galvanised steel.

Sergio Aguero's reaction about the statue

“Truthfully, it is a very beautiful thing for me, to see myself 10 years ago is very moving.
''In those 10 years I was able to win a lot of trophies and was able to help the Club become one of the most important in the world.
''I am very grateful to the Club for making this statue in recognition of my football career in Manchester. It is something very special.”

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The Citizens have been without a natural center forward since the departure of Sergio Aguero at the end of the 2020/21 campaign.

Guardiola has now revealed that signing Haaland from Borussia Dortmund is good for his team as Manchester City will be more clinical in getting goals.

Erling Haaland comes to the Premier League with an impressive goalscoring record as the 21-year-old attacker has scored 85 goals in just 88 appearances for Borussia Dortmund.

Source: Sports Brief News