The Argentine striker Sergio Aguerowho retired due to heart problems at the end of 2021, met this Monday with the president of the Argentine Football Association (AFA), Claudio Tapia, and announced that he will go to the World Cup Qatar 2022 together with the Albiceleste to “decontract” his former teammates.
“I am going to go to the World Cup, but I will see in what role. I had a meeting with ‘Chiqui’ Tapia today, it was a nice chat. He always behaved very well with us. He asked me for the meeting and I went, “said Agüero in dialogue with the TyC Sports channel.
“My presence will be to decontract (to the campus), so that they are not nervous“, specified the former striker, who announced that it is very likely that he will be in the draw for the World Cup that will take place on April 1 in Doha, Qatar.
Tapia also referred to the meeting through his social networks and said that they discussed “a bit of soccer and the Argentine team.”
“Thank you for everything you gave us, and for always maintaining joy, despite the blows of life. Did you pack the bag? ”, Wrote the president of the AFA on his Twitter social network account.
Last Friday, Agüero had said that iHe was going to meet with Tapia to analyze the possibility of joining the coaching staff of the Albiceleste. ‘El Kun’ was part of the Argentine team in 2021 that won the Copa América in Brazil and cut a 28-year streak without titles.
As well he was twice world junior champion (The Netherlands 2005 and Canada 2007), Olympic champion in Beijing 2008 and was at the World Cups in South Africa 2010, Brazil 2014 (runner-up) and Russia 2018.
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