Manchester City announced this Monday that the Argentine forward Sergio Aguero He will leave the club at the end of the season after ten years.
Agüero, top gunner in the history of the Sky Blues, will not renew the contract that binds him to the City until June 30 and will be able to go free when that date arrives.
Since his arrival in 2011 from Atlético de Madrid, Agüero has played 384 games for Manchester City and scored 257 goals, breaking the record held by Eric Brook until 2017..
He leaves Manchester with three Premier League titles under his arm, an English Cup and five League Cups, plus any trophies he can still win this season., in which City is the leader in the English league, is in the semi-finals of the English Cup, in the final of the League Cup and in the quarter-finals of the UEFA Champions League, Agüero’s pending task in the team directed by Pep Guardiola.
Among the records held in England, the highest number of ‘hat tricks’ (triplets) stands out, 12, surpassing Alan Shearer, the all-time top scorer in the competition.
His role at City, however, declined this season due to injuries, which have seen him play only 14 games.
The club will bid him farewell in the last home game of the season against Everton, for which City hope to have fans in the stands who pay tribute to the top scorer in their history.