Barcelona Forward Sergio Aguero Hospitalized For Cardiac Tests After Suffering Chest Discomfort

Barcelona striker Sergio Aguero 33, is in hospital for a cardiac exam after complaining of discomfort during their match with Alaves on Saturday.He was taken off before halftime time at the Nou Camp. He was replaced by Philippe Coutinho.

Barcelona Forward Sergio Aguero Hospitalized For Cardiac Tests After Suffering Chest Discomfort
Sergio Aguero being substituted after complaining of chest discomfort: Photo courtesy

He was seen holding his chest and will undergo cardiac tests at hospital as a precautionary measure, after leaving the ground in an ambulance.

Confirming the news, Barcelona wrote on Twitter: " @aguerosergiokun reported chest discomfort and has been admitted to the hospital for a cardiac exam."

Aguero's former team Manchester City also sent a message of support and wished the Argentine well.

"Everyone at Manchester City wishes you a speedy recovery, @aguerosergiokun. We're with you."