Barcelona is in an unusual condition, classified as difficult, before the sacking of Ernesto Valverde, they have lost a mainstay striker, Luis Suarez who suffered a severe injury that must be absent for a long time. Deal with this situation, captain Lionel Messi is reported to have asked the club to recruit his compatriot, Sergio Aguero.
For information, Luis Suarez suffered a pretty severe knee injury, and even because of that he has to be absent for the next four months. Of course, this injury is unfortunate, considering that Barcelona itself relies heavily on the Uruguay striker, even though he is no longer young, 32 years old.
While on the one hand, Barcelona does not have many attacking options on their team. As a result the team from Catalunya that must find a new attacker this winter. Sportsmole reported that Lionel Messi recently met with Barcelona’s management. During the meeting, the captain reportedly asked the club management to bring in Argentine striker Sergio Aguero.
Of course, Messi has a strong reason why Barcelona should recruit Aguero, first because of the proven acumen of his colleague. Since joining Manchester City, Aguero has been one of the best predators in the Premier League. He has won the golden boot title several times, where he always scores more than 20 goals in each season.
In addition, Messi also knows exactly the quality possessed by the former Atletico Madrid player, considering Aguero is one of his colleagues in the Argentine National Team. It’s just that, according to the report, the Manchester City will be very reluctant to release Aguero, because until now, the 31-year-old man is still very reliable pep Guardiola.
However, Messi is willing to help Barcelona hook Aguero from Manchester city, he is believed to be going down immediately asking his colleague to move closer to Camp Nou. Messi believes Aguero will not refuse his invitation because he knows the striker wants to find new challenges for his career, and Barcelona is the right club for that.
Meanwhile, Aguero himself is currently under contract with Manchester City until 2021.