Rio Ferdinand praised the Argentinian for his incredible goal haul and hailed him better than Harry Kane.
Speaking on BT Sport, the ex-Manchester United player was full of praise for Aguero who reached a milestone 200 goals for City today.
He said: "Getting 200 league goals for Manchester City is a phenomenal amount, and I think he is the best striker in the Premier League.
"He was the hardest I played against, fantastic movement, pace and awareness."
Aguero's double sealed Pep Guardiola's side victory over Chelsea in the Community Shield today.