Word on the Tweet: Aguero reveals return is close

The ex-Atletico Madrid striker is delighted to be near to playing for Manchester City after a spell on the sidelines, while a host of Under-21 international stars also feature
Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero has been unable to help his side's attempts to stay in the Premier League title race in recent weeks.

However, he has revealed he should be ready to return soon with the Blues set to face either Manchester United or Chelsea for a place in the FA Cup final in the coming weeks.

Elsewhere, a number of international Under-21 stars feature with their countries in action. Read on for all this and more in Goal.com's latest offering of the Word on the Tweet.

"Feeling better every day! Exercising down on the field today. C'mon, Kun! Heheh"

Sergio Aguero
is happy as he closes in a return to action for Manchester City!

"Unlucky tonight against Portugal. Lads give it all. Now looking forward to getting back to Everton!"

Shane Duffy reflects on Republic of Ireland's narrow Under-21 defeat to Portugal.

"Brazil v Russia!! What a good watch of counter attack football!!! Movement, Forward Runs,Overlaps,Slide ball down the sides!! #ProperFootie"

Noel Hunt (pictured) seems to be a keen fan of counterattacking football!

"Good to be back in training, thanks to @Grantholt31 for the smash on the shin #metalshin #clumsygeezer"

Norwich midfielder Elliot Bennett is glad to be back in training but isn't enjoying Grant Holt's tackling. Welcome back, indeed.

"Also pleased to get my first 90mins for england u21's and a great result for the lads as well!"

Andros Townsend is delighted after playing the full 90 minutes of England U-21's 4-0 win against Austria.

"Sad to hear that skip will be leaving us this summer. Hopefully he still gets the testimonial he deserves! #bwfc"

Marvin Sordell reflects on the news Kevin Davies will be leaving Bolton in the summer.

"Chilling in the hotel room waiting for the game tonight and then back home to Birmingham tomorrow! #irelandvsaustria"

Andreas Weimann seems to be enjoying his time away from Aston Villa on international duty with Austria.