Amid concerns over a heart issue, Sergio Aguero has brought his illustrious playing career to an end at the age of 33.
The Barcelona forward announced his decision to retire in a statement on Wednesday that was delivered at an event featuring president Joan Laporta and the club’s first-team players.
Aguero, who starred for Atletico Madrid before becoming a Manchester City great, suffered chest pain in the draw with Deportivo Alaves on October 30, which the club confirmed was down to a heart arrhythmia.
Official. Sergio Agüero will announce his future on a press conference tomorrow, together with Barcelona president Laporta and his teammates. 🔴 #FCB
— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) December 14, 2021
Sergio Aguero is expected to announce his retirement from football at a press conference in Barcelona on Wednesday.
— Sky Sports News (@SkySportsNews) December 13, 2021