Aguero rushed to hospital after Nigeria friendly

Sergio Aguero has reportedly been taken to hospital after passing out in the dressing room following Argentinas 4-2 defeat to Nigeria in Russia.

The Manchester City star collapsed at half time and was immediately transferred to a hospital in Krasnodar, reports Express.co.uk.

The striker, who scored the second goal for Argentina in the shock defeat to Nigeria, failed to return for the second half and was replaced by Boca Juniors forward Dario Benedetto.

Argentina boss Jorge Sampaoli claimed after the match Aguero had got dizzy.The Argentina FA have confirmed the 29-year-old was taken to hospital to carry out routine studies as a precaution.

And he has since been discharged from hospital and returned to the hotel with the rest of his team-mates.

The news could disrupt Pep Guardiolas plans for Citys trip to Leicester on Saturday (3pm) and the club have claimed he will be assessed before being given the all-clear for the match.

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