In their search for a player to bolster manager Simeone’s defensive options, Atlético have set their eyes on Porto’s Nicolás Otamendi, according to AS. The 25-year-old Argentine defender is particularly appealing, because he can play both at centre back and at right back, and he possesses an Italian passport. Otamendi, who is represented by “super-agent”
José Luis Caminero was one of Atlético’s finest players in the rich history of the club, but in his new role as Sporting Director the 44-year old is yet to impress. Is Caminero merely a puppet of the board, used for his handsome looks during player presentations, or can he actually bring something to the table for Atlético?