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Former Liverpool and Chelsea striker Torres retires

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The 35-year old, who won the World Cup with Spain in 2010, and back to back European Championships either side of that tournament, has been playing in Japan recently, having signed for Sagan Tosu in the J1 League, after leaving his boyhood club Atlético Madrid for the second time in July last year. English fans will remember him best for ...

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Oblak considering United move

Jan Oblak wants to leave Atlético Madrid, and is considering joining Manchester United. The Slovenian international is also wanted by PSG, who are looking for a replacement for the departed Gianluigi Buffon, but favours a move to United, the club he supported as a boy, despite the fact that they are not involved in the Champions League next season. The ...

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Barcelona view Rashford as Griezmann or Neymar alternative

Barcelona are considering making a bid for Manchester United and England forward Marcus Rashford if they cannot land either Antoine Griezmann or former player Neymar this summer. They have long been linked with a move for Griezmann, who has already announced he is leaving his current club Atlético Madrid this summer.  But, as yet, no deal has come to fruition. ...

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United linked with move for Antoine Griezmann

Manchester United have emerged as candidates to sign French World Cup winner Antoine Griezmann. The 28-year old forward announced his intention to leave Atlético Madrid last week, and it was widely assumed that he was on the verge of joining Barcelona, with the Catalans prepared to meet his £108 million release clause. However, that has now been thrown into doubt ...

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City ready to break transfer record

Manchester City are ready to break their transfer record to sign Spanish midfielder Rodri from Atlético Madrid. That is according to The Daily Telegraph, who report that City will have to pay Atlético Rodri’s release clause of €70 million (£60.6 million) to acquire the player, eclipsing the £60 million they paid Leicester City for Riyad Mahrez last summer. City have ...

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Foreign clubs considering Trippier move

Atlético Madrid have joined Napoli in monitoring the status of England and Tottenham right-back Kieran Trippier. Despite being a key part of the side that has fought its way to the Champions League semi-final, and is again challenging in the top four in the Premier League, there are some suggestions that Trippier could be available for transfer in the summer. ...

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Spanish giants set to join race for Chilwell

Leicester City full-back Ben Chilwell finds himself a man in demand. The 22-year old left back has already been linked with a summer move to Manchester City, but now comes news that both Atlético Madrid and Barcelona are monitoring his situation as well. Both sides were impressed with his performance in England’s 3 – 2 away win to Spain in ...

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Manchester United favourites to sign Griezmann

Manchester United have emerged as favourites to sign Atlético Madrid Antoine Griezmann. The French international and World Cup winner wants to leave Atlético this summer, having become frustrated with the team’s lack of trophy success. Now United have emerged as the front-runners to sign him, although they face stiff competition from clubs such a s Bayern Munich and PSG. The ...

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Manchester City closing in on Atlético midfielder

Manchester City are reported to be close to agreeing a deal for Atlético Madrid midfielder Saul Niguez. That is according to The Daily Mail who report that Niguez has been identified as the long-term replacement for Fernandinho, who is now 33 years old. City’s original choice was Ajax star Frenkie de Jong, but the Dutch international chose Barcelona instead, forcing ...

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Richarlison targeted by Atlético Madrid.

This season has been a bitter disappointment for Everton fans after starting with high hopes in August. And things could about to get worse. That is after reports have emerged suggesting that Brazilian forward Richarlison has been linked with a move to Atlético Madrid with suggestions that officials from the club have already made contact with the player’s representatives. The ...

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