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Aguero extends contract with Atletico Madrid

Atletico Madrid forward Sergio Aguero has agreed to two-year contract extension that will keep him at the club until 2014.

Atletico Madrid forward Sergio Aguero has agreed to two-year contract extension that will keep him at the club until 2014.

The 22-year-old Argentine joined the Spanish club in 2006 from Independiente and helped it lift the Europa League and European Supercup trophies in 2010.

Aguero says he is "renewing my commitment with the club ... and my desire to continue progressing with the institution."

The Argentina forward has scored 86 goals in all competitions for Atletico and this season leads his team with seven goals in the Spanish league.