Sergio Aguero Lifts The World Cup Trophy In Retirement

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Sergio Aguero lifted the FIFA World Cup even though he was not an active member of the squad after Argentina defeated France on penalties to win the title for the third time in history.

Aguero was so desperate to lift the title that he went ahead and changed into Argentina’s full kit after the penalty shootout.

Sergio Aguero plays with the drum to celebrate with Argentina.

He got his hands on a drum, banged along as Argentina players and the backroom staff danced.

The former Barcelona striker also took part in the team’s training before the final begins.

Aguero flew to Qatar to watch the team play and to support his close friend Lionel Messi. He was present when Argentina defeated Croatia by three goals to nil. Aguero presented the man of the match award to Messi.

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Who is Sergio Kun Aguero

Aguero was born on June 2, 1988 and he is currently 34 years old. He has a nice family with a son named Benjamin Aguero, who is also the grandson of Argentina legend Diego Maradona.

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Sergio Agueron and Lionel Messi replicate Maradona 1986 celebration.

He was regarded as one of the greatest strikers in the history of Premier League.

Aguero had won different Titles in England and Spain. He is a legend in Manchester City and also the all time highest goalscorer in the history of the club.

Aguero left the Premier League as the player with the highest number of hattrick scored. The striker scored 187 goals in 247 appearances.

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Sergio Aguero lifts the World Cup

He has a height of 1.73 m (5ft and 8in). Aguero started his youth career in 1997 with independiente where Aguero scored 23 goals in 54 appearances.

In his international duty, the striker scored 52 goals in 132 appearances.

Why Did Sergio Aguero Retire After Joining Barcelona

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Sergio Aguero lifts the World Cup

When Barcelona was playing against Alaves in La Liga, Aguero felt some kind of discomfort in his chest. He was diagnosed with cardiac arrhythmia and was forced to retire in December 2021. 

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The player organized a press conference at the Nou Camp to announce his retirement; it was an emotional day for the player and his fans.

John Terry Joked About Doing Sergio Aguero Celebration First

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Lionel Messi and Sergio Aguero going back to their hotel

John Terry joked that Aguero copied his celebration after Argentina defeated France on penalties in the World Cup. Aguero ran onto the pitch when his country was announced as the winner of the tournament.

Terry did something similar in 2012, when Chelsea defeated Bayern Munich in the Champions League final to win the tournament. Terry, who was suspended after the red card against Barcelona, was in a jubilant mood.

The English defender was not part of the team but was in full kit, received the Champions League medal, and also lifted the title for the first time in his career.

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John Terry after Chelsea defeated Bayern Munich

Terry, who was a sports pundit for BEINSport, was so happy for PSG star Lionel Messi for winning the title as many predicted.

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