Class act Sergio Aguero is one of game's greats, says Raheem Sterling
Raheem Sterling has hailed Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero as one of the best in the world after seeing him complete a century of Barclays Premier League goals.
The 27-year-old Argentina international reached three figures in Tuesday night's 1-1 draw at Newcastle, his 147th league appearance, a feat bettered only by Alan Shearer.
Sterling, who returned from a five-game injury lay-off as a second-half substitute at St James' Park, said: "He's a great player.
"A player who can always score goals is a massive asset to your team, and he's a player that can score at any moment...in any football match, so it's massive to have a player like that in your team.
"He's definitely up there with the world's best strikers because he is a player who scores goals in big games and who scores decisive goals. That's the sort of player he is."