Atletico Madrid have officially announced a final deal with Real Madrid on the transfer of Spanish midfielder Marcos Llorente to strengthen the squad next season.
— Atlético de Madrid (@Atleti) June 20, 2019
The arrival Llorente to Atletico is the first deal to be moved from Madrid to the Rojiblancos since the 2006 season. The deal came at the behest of Diego Simeone, who is expected to cover the departure of Rodrigo Hernandez after he revealed his desire to leave the club as Manchester City prepare to pay the penalty of 70 million euros.
The management of the stadium «Wanda Metropolitano» the transfer of Llorente for the next 5 years and waiting for the player to pass the medical examination to be presented to the public in the coming hours.
Yorenti decided to change his team after a lack of participation with the Royal Club and participated in this season in only 16 games until he made his decision to leave the Santiago Bernabeu and move to the Atletico.
It seems that he will get a key seat in the Simeone squad, given the strong performance, he showed during his loan to Alaves in the 2016-2017 season, as well as having the great physical strength to make him fit in with the Rojiblancos.