The departure of the Spanish could be bad news for the OM
Atlético Madrid is expected to save an additional reinforcement in this window mercato. Rodrigo, heavily tipped on the side of the capital these last hours, was absent from the training in Valencia on Tuesday morning, after having already made his farewells to his team-mates. According to Marca, the Spanish 28-year-old is expected to pass his medical visit in the afternoon and sign in favour of the Rojiblancos. The transfer, which could have been prevented by the club valencian given his desire to keep the player, should finally allow the team to Southern Spain earned the nice sum of€60 Million.
Enough to allow Marcelino to give it a try Florian Thauvin ? In effect, the signature of Rodrigo in the Colchoneros could be bad news for the OM. The last 4th of the Liga will play in the Champions League this season and wants to strengthen in attack after already have lost permanently Simone Zaza (the Torino has lifted the purchase option of€ 12 Million). The club phocéen has fixed the price of his player at€ 40 Million, but could revise its request downward slightly in order to bail out of the crates empty, which should reduce the deficit, in the framework of an agreement with UEFA.