According to the newspaper Sport on its front page and in information on the inside pages 2-3, Barça is in the bid for Kun Agüero, the 32-year-old Argentine striker who ends his contract on June 30 and has already announced that will not continue at Manchester City. Although it is not a preference of Ronald Koeman, who prefers Memphis Depay, the signing of the Argentine is on the table due to a market opportunity and as a plan so that, although he is not a starter at Barça, he is a replacement for quality to unblock match, which would raise the level that Martin Braithwaite can offer.
The possibility that Agüero goes to Barça has been open for months. In fact, As already reported on March 14 of a close agreement for the Argentine to wear the Barça shirt until 2023. Some sources even closed the deal, although with a president just in office, that did not seem easy.
According to Sport, Juventus has also been interested in the Argentine, who was offered by his agent to all the candidates and whose arrival, without a doubt, would be an incentive for the continuity of Messi, who joins a good friendship with Agüero.