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One of the best defenders in the world

Premier League knocking on Godín’s door

With a league title under our belt and a magical run to the Champions League final, it was no surprise that a host of Europe’s top clubs came knocking for Atleti’s top players this summer.

Some of them, like Filipe Luis and Diego Costa, decided to swap the Manzanares for pastures new, whereas some players like Juanfran and Koke decided to stick with a team that had given them the opportunity to shine.

Atlético goalkeeper David de Gea(Photo: Angel Martinez/Getty Images Europe)

Manchester United to come back in for De Gea

Reports across the British press, fuelled by quotes from the player’s agent, are claiming that Manchester United have raised the stakes in their quest to sign David De Gea from Atlético Madrid. Hector Rincon confirmed that talks had been ongoing with the Manchester club, but The Times reports that United’s initial bid has been rejected.