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Sergio Aguero set to leave Man City for European giants in January for £80m

Rumours have persisted since Pep Guardiola took over City 16 months ago that he and Sergio Aguero have a strained relationship

AC MILAN will make an £80million swoop for Sergio Aguero in January.

The Italian giants were going to move for the Manchester City striker in August once boss Pep Guardiola landed Alexis Sanchez from Arsenal.

Sergio Aguero is wanted by AC Milan in a January mega deal

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Sergio Aguero is wanted by AC Milan in a January mega deal

Pep Guardiola is rumoured to have a strained relationship with Sergio Aguero

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Pep Guardiola is rumoured to have a strained relationship with Sergio Aguero

But the Gunners, after agreeing a £60m fee, pulled out of the deal on transfer deadline day.

Milan then postponed making a formal offer for Aguero because they knew, without Sanchez, boss Guardiola would not consider letting him go.


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But with the Etihad club ready to go for Sanchez again in January, Milan are preparing to spring into action.

And their bid will test whether Guardiola really does see a long–term future for the striker who stands one goal off becoming the club’s joint record goalscorer.

Sergio Aguero is currently on the sidelines after a car crash in Amsterdam

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Sergio Aguero is currently on the sidelines after a car crash in Amsterdam

Pep Guardiola could let Sergio Aguero leave for Italy

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Pep Guardiola could let Sergio Aguero leave for Italy

Rumours have persisted since Guardiola took over City 16 months ago that he and Aguero have a strained relationship.


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Sanchez is still keen to go to City despite interest from Paris Saint-Germain.

Guardiola will go back in for him in January — but bid only around £25m as he will have just six months left on his deal.

Manchester City still want Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez

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Manchester City still want Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez