Sergio Aguero or Diego Costa; who is more important?
Ahead of the massive Manchester City vs. Chelsea clash on Saturday (Watch live, 7:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN and online via NBCSports.com) at the Etihad Stadium, there are plenty of intriguing head-to-head battles to look out for.
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Perhaps the most exciting is seeing who will win the battle of the star strikers: Sergio Aguero or Diego Costa?
They are joint-top scorers in the Premier League with 10 goals each and there isn’t much to separate the two players. However, the question is: who is more important to their respective teams?
Aguero seems to always be criminally underrated (especially when you consider he has scored 27 goals in 29 PL games in 2016) but Costa’s role as the focal point of Chelsea’s attack may be more important, overall, to his team as he’s weighed in with assists.
In the latest edition of PST Extra Jenna Corrado and I discuss that debate, plus how Antonio Conte and Pep Guardiola have settled in the Premier League.
Click play on the video above to delve a bit deeper.