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Level with Michael Owen and behind only Jermain Defoe, Robbie Fowler, Thierry Henry, Frank Lampard, Andrew Cole, Wayne Rooney and Alan Shearer. Sergio Agueros goal in Manchester Citys 6-1 win over Southampton put him in good company. The Argentine is only the ninth player in Premier League history to reach 150 goals in the competition.
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The Manchester City manager, fresh from a 6-1 victory over Southampton, was awarded for his side’s Premier League title last season.
Speaking at the ceremony in Manchester, he said: “I’m fortunate to be here in your country, in England.
“It’s incredible, it was a dream from a little boy for a young manager to come here to your country and be a manager here.