Deportivo la Coruña have confirmed the transfer of Filipe Luis to Atlético on their website. This morning the Brazilian leftback passed his medical in Madrid.
Newspaper Marca reports a deal has been struck for €13.5m. It is assumed that the €2m Depor owe us for the Zé Castro-transfer has also been written off.
Filipe passed his medical this morning and agreed personal terms later today. He’s said to have signed a four year deal, keeping him at Atlético until 2014. For now the Brazilian defender has flown back to Galicia to round off some details, but he is expected back in Madrid by Sunday. His presentation is scheduled for Monday.
All we’re waiting for now is official confirmation by Atlético, but it seems like this transfer saga has finally come to an end. Welcome to Atleti, Filipe!