Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Aguero's Dinner Date with Pep to Talk about Tactics

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Aguero's Dinner Date with Pep to Talk about Tactics

Article excerpt

SERGIO Aguero has revealed details of a meal with Pep Guardiola where the City manager spoke to the striker about his tactical philosophy.

Fans initially feared the worst when there were pictures of Guardiola and Aguero having a meal in Manchester city centre back in 2017.

The Argentine had been dropped for Gabriel Jesus and some fans believed the meal was a sign of the end of Aguero's time at City.

But, in an extract of a new book Pep's City: The Making of a Superteam published by The Sun, Aguero said that the meal was to discuss tactics.

"Pep asked me to try a new way of playing and I had to adapt. It wasn't easy but I had no choice," Aguero said.

"My game is totally different now from what I was doing five years ago at City. A total transformation. At that meal, we talked about loads of things. …

Search by... Author
Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

Oops!

An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.