Arsenal legend Thierry Henry congratulates Sergio Aguero for breaking Premier League records


Sergio Aguero became the highest scoring overseas player and beat Thierry Henry’s record recently

Thierry Henry was one of the first to congratulate Manchester City star Sergio Aguero on a record-breaking night at Villa Park.

Aguero helped Manchester City to a 6-1 win over Aston Villa side and broke a couple of records too.

This was Aguero’s 12th Premier League hat-trick, a record in the competition and one more than Alan Shearer.

Sergio Aguero scored a hat-trick against Aston Villa recently (Image credit: Getty)

Aguero also has 177 goals in the league now, the joint fourth-highest along with Frank Lampard.

Only Shearer, Wayne Rooney and Andy Cole have scored more goals than the Argentine, but this was a record too.

The City star became the highest scoring overseas player in Premier League history and beat Henry’s mark.

The Arsenal and France legend was quick to congratulate Aguero for his feat, and it seems the Argentine still has a lot left in the thank.

Argentine leading City to more glory?

Aguero should have Cole’s 187 on his mind, and he could overtake the former Manchester United star before the end of the campaign.

The 31-year-old has 13 goals in the league this season and it will be interesting to see how many more he scores.

City seem to be out of the race for the Premier League but the Champions League could be the title they aim for.

It won’t be easy for Pep Guardiola’s men with City facing Real Madrid in the knockout round. City haven’t been great defensively either while Real are slowly getting back to their best under Zinedine Zidane.

They recently won the Supercopa de Espana and are tied at the top of the La Liga table.

More Manchester City news:

City also have a chance of winning the FA Cup and Carabao Cup. But they will need Aguero to be at his best.

Saiyed Adeem Karim @bonbonkayzee

Ditching a corporate job to follow a dream isn’t easy, but when football comes calling, who can say no? Been following the beautiful game since 1998. FIFA addict, F1 fanatic. Follow me @bonbonkayzee

Recent Posts

Man United agree personal terms with £27m-rated Brazilian defensive star

Man United agree personal terms with Porto left-back Alex Telles According to claims from French outlet RMC Sport (h/t Mirror),…

5 days ago

Leeds submit offer for 26-year-old Chilean star to provide competition to Phillips

Leeds United submit offer for Fiorentina midfielder Erick Pulgar According to claims from La Nazione via Sport Witness (h/t Leeds…

5 days ago

Tottenham just one step away from completing £32m deal for Real Madrid starlet

Tottenham just one step away from completing Sergio Reguilon transfer According to Sky Sports, Tottenham Hotspur are closing in on…

5 days ago

Imminent Tottenham arrival diagnosed with knee injury ahead of sensational return

Gareth Bale diagnosed with injury ahead of Tottenham loan return According to claims from Spanish publication Marca (h/t Mirror), Gareth…

5 days ago

Done deal: Liverpool complete signing of Wolves star for £45million

Liverpool complete signing of Wolves star Diogo Jota for £45 million According to the Liverpool Echo, Liverpool are set to…

5 days ago

Liverpool seriously consider summer move for £36m-rated former PL speed demon

Liverpool seriously consider move for Watford star Ismaila Sarr According to the Daily Mail, Liverpool have made an enquiry regarding…

6 days ago