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Every single quote from Sergio Aguero's retirement speech

Mudeet Arora
All quotes from Aguero's retirement speech
All quotes from Aguero's retirement speech / Michael Regan/GettyImages
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Sergio Aguero has announced his retirement from football, bringing an end to one of the greatest stories in modern day football.

Aguero was diagnosed with a heart condition shortly after making his Barcelona debut back in October. 

At a press conference on Wednesday, the Manchester City legend confirmed that he has been advised to stop playing. 


Here's every single quote Aguero made in his retirement speech:

"This conference is to communicate that I have decided to stop playing football."

Sergio Aguero

"I've decided to stop playing professional football. It's a very difficult moment. I have taken this decision for the betterment of my health."

Sergio Aguero

"I was in good hands of the medical staff that have done their best and have told me that the best thing would be to stop playing, so, 10 days ago I have made that decision."

Sergio Aguero

"I want to tell everyone that I did everything possible to have some hope but there wasn't much."

Sergio Aguero

"I am very proud of the career I've had. I have dreamt of playing football ever since I was 5-years-old when I first touched the ball. My dream was of playing in Europe. "

Sergio Aguero

"I want to share my gratitude to everyone, regardless of where I've played ... Atletico Madrid ... Manchester City ... Barcelona."

Sergio Aguero

"You have all of our support. We wish you all the best."

Joan Laporta to Sergio Aguero

"I'm grateful to everyone who has come here to see me, my family. Also to my teammates, most recently of those at Barcelona. I think I always did my best to help them win. I also give my thanks to those teammates who helped me grow and I now leave with my head held high. I don't know what awaits me in life ahead but I know there are a lot of people who love me and want the best of me. Thanks to all of the clubs I've played at and I'll always remember the amazing things in my career. Thank you all."

Sergio Aguero

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