Sergio Aguero has signed a new one-year contract extension at Manchester City which would keep him at the club till 2021.
With this move, The Argentine has just squashed the uncertainty over his future at the Etihad.
Sergio Aguero had signed a new deal with City at the start of 2016 but it was never officially announced by the club or the player.
Also when asked in media interviews, The 29-year-old and his family have also given contradictory versions.
There had even been the suggestion that the striker would return to boyhood club Independiente either after this summer’s World Cup or in 2019.
But Aguero is enjoying life at City and his representatives have been in talks with the club in recent weeks to hammer out a fresh agreement.
Aguero and City boss Pep Guardiola have not always seen eye-to-eye but the former Atletico Madrid forward’s performances have improved under the Catalan’s tutelage in the past two years and the striker believes the Etihad remains the best place for his development.
He said of his new deal: “I am happy for this additional year. My idea was being here for 10 years. I’ve been here for seven years, it’s going to be 10 when the contract expires.This was the main reason I signed.
“I’m very happy because they have treated me very well since the first day I got here. I’m very happy with everything that involves the club, my teammates, the staff and the management team.
“It’s true that we’ve got a lot of young talent, that in the future can make the difference. At the same time the youngsters are quite developed already, like Leroy [Sane], Raheem [Sterling], Bernardo [Silva] and Gabriel [Jesus].
“There are a lot of players, that have got things to improve and learn, but being in this club you learn and improve faster than anywhere else.
“We have a good team, we need to be focused and if we are at 100 per cent, we have lots of chances to do great things.”