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Sergio Aguero: City deserve to be favourites

Aguero believes Manchester City are rightly favourites to win the Premier League this season, but both Manchester United and Chelsea will run them close to glory.

Speaking to Italy's Gazzetta dello Sport, Aguero said the Citizens also have a better chance in Europe this term and that a semi-final berth should be their minimum aim in the Champions League.

The 25-year-old also expressed his regret at Roberto Mancini's sacking, insisting that the team was always behind the Italian coach. "

"I'm convinced that we’re stronger than last year," Aguero said. "It’s going to be a tight Premier League, but we've got a good squad capable of winning. In fact, I would say we are better equipped than both United and Chelsea.

"United are going to be

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