Tuesday 12 November 2019

Video: Man United star goes on Argentine TV to deny that his wife slept with Sergio Aguero

Sergio Aguero and Sergio Romero pictured while on international duty
Sergio Aguero and Sergio Romero pictured while on international duty
Independent.ie Newsdesk

Independent.ie Newsdesk

New Manchester United netminder Sergio Romero has phoned into a show on Argentine television to deny that his wife slept with international team mate Sergio Aguero.

There were rumours that the striker had a fling with Eliana Guercio in 2006 before her marriage to Romero in 2008 and the pair had been involved in a bitter feud.

“I have a great wife and a great family. It’s not nice when some people say this kind of stuff," Romero said.

Speaking about Aguero, he said: “I’m friends with him for over 10 years, imagine that. I couldn’t talk to him, but for sure I’m going to call him. Listen, we’re friends."

Guercio also took time to deny the claims, saying: “It is not true. I have never had anything with Aguero. It seems terrible to me that they could link me with Kun [Aguero]. This is over 10 years old and for 10 years I’ve had to keep denying that anything happened. I don’t even know Aguero.

"I have two daughters and I am still being punished for this, I don’t know why, I don’t know what I’ve done. They’re inventing a soap opera."

“He [Romero] is totally divine. Instead of annoying me, he calms me down. The two of them have played together for the national team for 10 years and I don’t think they’ve even talked about it, they get on really well."

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