Cape Town - Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero has expressed his
delight at becoming the second-fastest player to bag 150 goals in the Premier
City's all-time leading scorer reached the milestone on
Sunday in the 6-1 hammering of Southampton at the Etihad Stadium to take his
tally for the season to seven league goals.
The landmark came in Aguero's 217th top-flight appearance,
which is only surpassed by Newcastle legend Alan Shearer, who managed it in 212
The Argentina international now shares the lead with Arsenal
forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Chelsea attacking midfielder Eden Hazard
in the race for the Golden Boot.
"Very happy for this win and for scoring my 150th goal
in the Premier League with this great club," Aguero said on Twitter after
"A big thanks to all the team and fans for their
support. And we're going for even more!"
The 30-year-old striker only trails Wayne Rooney (183) and
Thierry Henry (175) in goals scored for a single Premier League club.