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Gabriel Jesus hopes competition with Sergio Aguero will benefit Man City

Gabriel Jesus hopes competition with Sergio Aguero will benefit Man City
From ESPN - August 11, 2017

Gabriel Jesus is hoping the competition between him and Sergio Aguero can inspire Manchester City to greatness this season.

Gabriel made an immediate splash upon arriving from Palmeiras in January, scoring three goals in his first two Premier League starts and pushing the Argentina international to the bench.

But a broken foot stopped the Brazil No. 9's early momentum and saw Aguero re-assert himself in his absence.

Upon Gabriel's return from injury, the two at times played together in Pep Guardiola's side, and the 20-year-old forward is expecting their friendly rivalry will bring the best out of each other as well as the team this season.

"Sergio Aguero is a high-quality player," Gabriel told The Daily Mail on Friday. "I am a big fan of his, both of his football and his humility.

"But ultimately it's the manager's decision. If he wants us to play together we can, as we have already shown. But if he wants me to play up front alone, it's his decision.

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