Sergio Agüero facts for kids
|Full name||Sergio Leonel Agüero del Castillo|
|Date of birth||2 June 1988|
|Place of birth||Buenos Aires, Argentina|
|Height||1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)|
|Current club||Manchester City|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 8 March 2020.
† Appearances (Goals).
Aguero joined C.A. Independiente's youth system at age nine, and became the youngest player to debut at age 15 on 5 July 2003.
Aguero joined Spanish club Atlético Madrid in May 2006, for a fee of around €20 million.
On 28 July 2011, Aguero signed a five-year contract with Manchester City for a reported fee of £38 million. At the time, he became the most expensive signing in City's history, breaking the previous record for Robinho of £32.5 million in 2008. He was given the number 16 shirt, and wears Kun Aguero on his back.
He made his debut for the team on 15 August 2011, scoring the last goal in a 4-0 victory against Swansea City A.F.C. He scored his first Premier League hat-trick on 10 September 2011 against Wigan Athletic F.C. In the final game of the season against Queens Park Rangers, Aguero scored a goal in the 94th minute. He scored City's third goal in a 3-2 victory, helping the team win their first Premier League title since 1968.
Aguero has played for Argentina's U17 team, U-20 team, Olympic team, and Senior team.
Aguero made his debut for the Senior team on 3 September 2006 at age 18.
Aguero was married to Diego Maradona's daughter, Giannina Maradona. They married in 2008, and had one son named Benjamin that was born in Madrid, Spain in February 2009. Aguero and Giannina separated in 2012. Diego Maradona later called Aguero a "wimp" on an Argentine radio station after their separation.
Aguero also has two half-brothers that play football, Gaston del Castillo and Mauricio del Castillo.
Club career statistics
|Spain||League||Copa del Rey||Europe||Total|
|2006/07||Atlético Madrid||La Liga||38||6||2||0||-||40||6|
International career statistics
- As of match played 18 November 2019
Template:Argentina Squad 2018 World Cup
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