The Argentine star, Lionel Messi, the French Saint-Germain player, expressed his sadness after his close friend and teammate Sergio Aguero was forced to retire from football early for health reasons.
Aguero revealed his decision on Wednesday, confirming that he was forced to stay away from football, due to a heart problem that was discovered after his participation in Barcelona’s match against Deportivo Alaves last October, which ended in a 1-1 draw.
The 33-year-old suffered from shortness of breath and some dizziness, which was later diagnosed with an irregular heartbeat, and after consultations with doctors and specialists, Aguero was convinced that continuing his football career would be a serious threat to his health, which means that his career In Barcelona it ended before it began.
After an emotional press conference held by Aguero, Messi sent a touching message to his friend, saying: We spent our entire career together, me and Konn.
He added: “With so much joy after winning the Copa America recently, and all the accomplishments you have in England, the painful truth now is that you will stop doing something you love because of what happened to you. They will be with you.
He continued: Now a new stage begins in your life and I am convinced that you will live it with a smile and with all the enthusiasm that you have in dealing with everything. All the best in the new stage. I love you so much, my friend. I will miss your presence on the field with the national team very much.