The Argentine famous person posted on Instagram photographs of himself carrying a Barcelona jersey with the caption: “With the identical dedication and keenness as at all times, now Barça. Lengthy reside Barcelona.”
“It’s an immense pleasure as a result of since I used to be a child, and much more so now with Messi, I’ve thought that Barça is one of the best membership on this planet,” Aguero mentioned in a press release launched by the membership Monday.
“Any participant that is supplied the prospect to play at Barça, will come working. I am going to attempt to do my finest to assist the membership to win large issues.”
“We have welcomed you with a tango, a really thrilling dance, similar to you, as a result of we all know you will rating loads of targets for Barça,” mentioned Laporta within the assertion.
Aguero joined Metropolis from Atletico Madrid in 2011 and went on to win 5 Premier League titles, one FA Cup and 6 League Cups.
The Argentine is Metropolis’s all-time prime scorer with 260 targets in 390 appearances however has struggled with accidents in current seasons. He made simply 12 Premier League appearances final season, scoring 4 targets.
Aguero was unable to assist his facet win the coveted Champions League, nevertheless, enjoying over 20 minutes in his facet’s 0-1 loss to Chelsea in Saturday’s closing.
Barcelona additionally introduced the free signing of Manchester Metropolis defender Eric Garcia, who has signed a contract till the tip of the 2025/26 season. The membership set the participant’s buyout clause at a whopping 400 million euros ($489 million).
“The participant has to actually ‘purchase out’ his contract on the stipulated quantity, although in observe, it’s the buying membership who pays the quantity by way of the participant,” based on Geey.
The 20-year-old Garcia was part of Barcelona’s famed academy from 2008 till 2017 when he joined Manchester Metropolis.
The Spaniard, who has been included in his nation’s Euro 2020 squad alongside new teammates Jordi Alba, Sergio Busquets, and Pedri, made simply 12 appearances for Metropolis final season.
CNN’s Ben Church and Jack Man contributed to this report.