Barcelona legend Rivaldo believes departing Man City ace Sergio Aguero can be the right man to guide the Spanish aspect’s frontline.
The Argentina striker has held preliminary talks with Barca over a possible transfer, along with his contract set to run out on the Etihad this summer season.
Agureo has cemented himself as a membership legend on the Etihad, main City to 4 Premier League titles, six League Cup wins, and an FA Cup victory.
He’s additionally Man City’s document goalscorer with 258 targets in 387 appearances, his most iconic being the long-lasting title clenching strike in opposition to Queens Park Rangers in Could 2012.
Though many followers will probably be unhappy to see him depart he hasn’t been in Pep Guardiola’s plans as of late and a transfer could also be greatest for each events.
Aguero beforehand said that he wouldn’t depart the Residents till they gained the Champions League, and with the membership entering into the ultimate for the primary time of their historical past, a win in opposition to Chelsea can be the fairytale ending he has craved.
Talking to Betfair, footballing legend Rivaldo chimed in on his ideas on Aguero’s transfer to Barca, saying: “He’s been magnificent at City and, at 32, I’m positive he will probably be able to compete with Barcelona.
“He nonetheless has a variety of soccer to play and can be an amazing signing for Barcelona, particularly coming without spending a dime at a second when our membership is having some points for monetary causes.”
The previous Ballon d’Or winner is claimed to be an enormous fan of Aguero, though Barca supervisor Ronald Koeman is regarded as extra concerned with signing younger gamers for his squad.
On the age of 32 he might have misplaced a few of his tempo, however his goalscoring prowess and relationship with Lionel Messi might make him the best acquisition.