Sergio Aquero Biography

Updated On Jul 05, 2018 Published On Feb 08, 2017
Facts of Sergio Aquero
Date of Birth: 1988 , June-2
Birth Nation: Argentina
Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch
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Sergio Aquero got married to his wife Gianina Maradona, the daughter of Diego Maradona in 2008. The couple is blessed with one son Benjamin who was born on February 19, 2009.  They were happy but couldn’t last their marriage longer and they got divorced after 4 years of their marriage.

Aquero’s nick nickname Kun, which features on his t-shirt, the name was given by grandparents, due to Aguero;s favorite character kumkum.

Aguero is close with his teammate Lionel Messi. They have been roommates in each of their international game since 2005, and also Aguero has stated Messi as like a brother in his 2014 autobiography, Born to Rise.

Sergio Aguero has been one of the successful footballers and his net worth in 2015 was estimated to be about $70 millions. 

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Born in Buenos, Aires, Argentina

June 2 , 1988

Sergio Aquero was born in the late 1980s in Buenos, Aires, Argentina. He was born as Sergio Leonel Aquero and he has got a nickname as Kun.  He was born to his father Leonel and his mother Adriana and he has got six siblings.

Debut from Independiente

July 5 , 2003

Sergio Aguero joined youth system of Independiente when he was of 9. He became the youngest player in the division and he debuted on July 5, 2003, from his club, against Club Atletico San Lorenzo de Almagro. He was sent in the 69th minute of the` match as a substitute of Emanuel Rivas.

Joined Atletico Madrid


Sergio Aguero joined Spanish Club Atletico Madrid in May 2006. He was signed by the club with a fee of 23 million pounds, making him the most expensive player in Atletico Madrid. He scored his first goal for the team against Recreativo de Huelva as a hand goal hat led his team to victory.

Joined Manchester City

July 28 , 2011

Sergio Aquero stayed with Atletico Madrid until 2010, after he joined English club Manchester City on July 28, 2011. He was signed by the club with a fee of 38 million pounds. He was given the no. 16 shirt for his first season named Kun Aguero. 

Debut match against Swansea City

August 15 , 2011

Sergio Aguero made his debut in Manchester City on August 15, 2011, against Swansea City. In his debut, Manchester City defeated Swansea City as 4-0, where he came as a substitute in 59th minute and scored his first goal in his very first game.

Joined Argentina youth team


Sergio Aguero made his debt from Argentina national team at 2004 U-16 South American Championship. He netted his first goal from the national side in a 2-1 victory over the United States. He scored many goals in the competition against Ecuador, Peru, and Colombia.

Debut from senior Senior Argentina

September 3 , 2006

Sergio Aguero debut for senior Argentina team against a friendly match with Brazil on September 3, 2006, at Emirates Stadium. He netted his first international good in 2010 FIFA World qualification match against Bolivia, he last played for national side in Copa America, 2016.

Married with


Sergio Aguero married Gianina Maradona in 2008. His wife is the daughter if the famous former Argentina footballer Diego Maradona. They couple`` is blessed with one son named Benjamin. They were happy but couldn't last their marriage and got divorced in 2014