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OFFICIAL: Sergio Aguero agrees to join Barcelona

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The striker will sign a two-year contract

FC Barcelona Sign Sergio Aguero Photo by Pedro Salado/Quality Sport Images/Getty Images

Barcelona confirmed on Monday that Sergio Aguero will join the club on a free transfer from Premier League champions Manchester City on July 1.

The striker leaves Pep Guardiola’s side as the club’s all-time record goalscorer and with a host of trophies after winning five league titles, the FA Cup and six League Cups.

Aguero will now link up with good friend and Argentina international teammate Lionel Messi at the Camp Nou after signing a two-year contract.

Here are the details:

FC Barcelona and Sergio ‘Kun’ Agüero have reached an agreement for the player to join the Club from 1 July when his contract with Manchester City expires.

“The player will sign a contract until the end of the 2022/23 season and his buy out clause is set at 100 million euros.”

Source | FC Barcelona

We will hear more from Aguero later today when the striker is officially presented as a Barcelona player. The Argentine is then due to jet off to link up with the Argentina squad for the Copa America.

Welcome to Barcelona, Sergio Aguero!