Sergio Aguero joined Barca in the form of CNTD at the end of the summer transfer window of 2021 after a decade with the reigning Premier League champions Man City.
However, the 33-year-old striker only returned to normal training earlier this week after a calf injury suffered in August during pre-season. Just a week before Barca entered the opening round in La Liga.
And after participating in the team’s training session on Tuesday (October 12), Aguero took another step towards making his official debut for Barca by playing and scoring against the 3rd place team. UE Cornella in a closed friendly match.
Sergio Aguero reappeared and scored in the first match for Barca
It is not clear whether Aguero will complete the friendly match without problems or not. But until now, there has not been any information from Barca about whether the Argentine striker has mild pain or recurrence of the injury. This is the match that Spain players Sergio Busquets, Sergi Roberto, Eric Garcia and Gavi.
And if everything goes well, Aguero will be able to participate in the match against Valencia in the 9th round of La Liga taking place at 2:00 on October 18.
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But even if he has to miss the match against Valencia, surely the former Atletico striker will still be able to attend the super classic match against Real Madrid at 9:15 on October 24.
Although the start is not too impressive in La Liga, but so far Barca is only 5 points behind the top team Real and still plays less than 1 match, because the capital team lost to Espanyol before the training break. the national team in October. Barca’s upcoming opponent, Valencia, is also having a lot of problems when he only won 1 of the last 6 matches in all competitions.
Previously, the former Man City striker returned to normal training with a rather fancy hairstyle
However, to be able to catch up with Real, Barca desperately needs an Aguero in an assassin state because Ronald Koeman’s army has only got 11 goals since the beginning of the season.
“He’s an experienced player and has great skill in the box. Aguero is a killer who can finish games, score goals and hopefully we can help him get there. I think his fitness was not good last season,” Koeman is confident in Aguero’s level.