Sergio Aguero collapsed in Argentina-Nigeria match

Sergio Aguero collapsed in Argentina-Nigeria match

- Striker Sergio Aguero collapsed at half-time in the Argentina vs Nigeria match

- He was rushed to the hospital and later regained consciousness and underwent tests in hospital

- Kun scored his side's second goal to become his country's third highest goalscorer ever

Sergio Aguero collapsed and was rushed to the hospital during half-time in Argentina's friendly clash against Nigeria.

The Manchester City striker scored his country's second goal in the game as he became the Albiceleste's third-highest scorer in history.

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However, at the break, the 29-year-old suffered an as yet unknown problem and was forced to leave the Stadion FK in Krasnodar and seek medical attention.

Sergio Aguero collapsed in Argentina-Nigeria match

The striker has to be rushed to the hospital at half-time. Photo: ESPN

Goal.com via TyC Sports report that he later regained consciousness and underwent tests in hospital as while Dario Benedetto replaced him on the field.

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"Aguero suffered a collapse and was therefore taken to carry out routine studies merely as a precaution," Argentina explained via Twitter.

Without Aguero, Argentina fell to a 4-2 defeat, with three of Nigeria's goals coming after half time.

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Source: Sports.naija.ng

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