It looked as if Atlético’s bid to sign Rod Fanni was dead in the water after we signed Diego Godín and Filipe Luis. The deal to sign the Frenchman from Rennes looked to be stalling over Rennes refusal to let the transfer go ahead without the relevant bank guarantees. However reports in France today suggest the move is back on.
Multiple Spanish media report today that Diego Godín will be an Atlético player as soon as the team returns from Thailand. Our directors have come along on this trip to Asia, where we will play an All Star team from the Thai league. The match is tomorrow at 12AM Spanish time. Due to the absence
After negotiations broke down it seemed unlikely Filipe Luis would be an Atlético player next season. Apparently Atleti even threatened to take Deportivo to court over a €2m debt from the Zé Castro transfer, a power-play that might have forced Depor back to the negotiating table. Today newspaper AS reports the two clubs only have
After trying to hash out a deal for the last few weeks, it’s looking like Rennes and Atlético have come to an agreement over the transfer of Rod Fanni to Madrid. The Frenchman stated his desire to come to Atlético last week and it seems the only stumbling block was the fee to be paid
Our pursuit of new full-backs has been hardly secretive over the past few weeks, and it has now emerged that Atlético are interested in Lyon’s Anthony Réveillère. The 30 year old’s contract is set to expire in 2011 and it is reported by French newspaper L’Equipe that Atlético are to consider bringing the defender back
Atlético Madrid and Juventus have reached an agreement for Tiago. The Italians would receive €5.5million, but the Portuguese midfielder is hesitant to take a pay cut. Atlético has offered Tiago an annual salary of €1.2m to the 29-year old, while the midfielder is currently earning €2.8m. It is well known that we are trying to
Atlético’s defence looks like it could be reinforced this summer as Rennes defender Rod Fanni reveals negotiations with los Colchoneros are ongoing. Marca is reporting that discussions are in their advanced stages as Atlético look to bring in the right back ahead of the start of the new season. The Frenchman, speaking on radio station