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Mario Suarez set for Atleti exit?

Mario Suárez linked strongly with departure

He’s been a fixture in Atlético squads for years now, but in recent weeks there have been rumours of Mario Suarez wanting to leave the club in search of more playing time.

Gianluca Di Marzio, an extremely reliable football journalist regarding transfers, has confirmed that Inter Milan are indeed negotiating with Atlético Madrid.

Gimenez celebrates Tiago's goal

Giménez: Atlético’s young Uruguayan star

One of Atlético’s greatest strengths is their incredibly organised defence, capable of stopping the biggest teams in Europe.

Simeone has converted the Miranda-Godin duo into arguably the best centre back pairing there is right now. What one of them lacks, the other has more than enough to cover for and vice-versa. However, they are not exactly young and one day a replacement will be needed.