Aug 26, 2017 at 12.30pm UK at ​Dean Court
Attendance: 10,419
Man CityManchester City
Daniels (13')
Ake (23'), Cook (75'), Mings (85'), Smith (95'), Arter (97')
FT(HT: 1-1)
Jesus (21'), Sterling (97')
Kompany (56'), Silva (56'), Otamendi (67'), Mendy (79'), Sterling (93')
Sterling (99')

Sergio Aguero denies 'striking steward' in victory over Bournemouth

Sergio Aguero in action during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Everton on August 21, 2017
© Offside
Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero insists that he "did not hit anyone" after being accused of assaulting a steward at the Vitality Stadium.

Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero has categorically denied claims that he struck a steward during his side's Premier League victory over Bournemouth.

The alleged incident at the Vitality Stadium took place in stoppage time after Raheem Sterling netted a late winner for the Citizens.

Several City supporters made their way onto the pitch to celebrate with the players, and a Bournemouth steward alleges that he was assaulted by Aguero during the melee that ensued.

According to The Sun, the Argentina international now faces a police probe as a result of the incident.

Aguero took to Twitter on Saturday evening to plead his innocence, however, posting: "Great win today! On this story about their steward, I did not hit anyone, this allegation is false, and the tv pictures prove it. C´mon City."

Sterling was shown a second yellow card for his celebration, which left boss Pep Guardiola baffled after the match when asked about the late commotion.

Eddie Howe looks downbeat during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Watford on August 19, 2017
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