Argentine star Sergio Aguero, the Manchester City soccer striker, has confirmed that he has been infected with the emerging corona virus, “Covid-19”.
Aguero said through his account on the “Twitter” site: “After close contact, I was in self-isolation, and my last test result was positive. I have some symptoms, and I now follow doctors’ instructions to recover, take care of yourself.”
After a close contact, I’ve been self-isolating and the latest test I took was positive for COVID 19. I had some symptoms and I’m following doctor’s orders for recovery. Take care, everyone!
– Sergio Kun Aguero (@aguerosergiokun) January 21, 2021
The Argentine striker missed the last 4 matches for Manchester City, where he was forced to self-isolate after dealing with a person infected with the virus, although his result was negative at the time, and he only participated in 9 matches this season, including 3 confrontations in the starting line-up, due to injuries That he suffered from.
Accordingly, Aguir will miss the matches for another ten days at least, meaning that he will miss the matches of West Bromwich and Sheffield United in the “Premier League”, and the match against Cheltenham Town in the FA Cup.
Sergio Aguero is the historic scorer for Manchester City, the best scorer in the history of the English Premier League among foreigners (from outside Great Britain) with 180 goals, and the fourth best scorer in the history of the “Premier League” among all players, which is led by former English international Alan Shearer with 260 Goals, followed by all of his former teammates in the “Three Lions” team, Wayne Rooney with 208 goals, and Andy Cole with 187 goals.
Aguero, 32, is the highest-scoring hat-trick in the history of the Premier League, with 12 hat-tricks, surpassing Alan Shearer.