Atletico Madrid does not want to give up the services of their badly needed player at Bayern Munich during the winter transfer period.
The newspaper “Mundo Deportivo”, said the Executive Director of Atletico Madrid, Miguel Angel Marin, met Manolo Garcia Quellon, agent of Lucas Hernandez, in order to prevent him from leaving.
According to the Spanish newspaper, the meeting was held on Thursday, the first meeting in the series of meetings that Atletico Madrid intends to do, in order to persuade Hernandez to stay with Rokhi Blancos.
Bayern Munich have agreed an €85m deal to sign Atlético Madrid defender Lucas Hernández in January. (Source: MARCA) pic.twitter.com/lnkMbHXhDP
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The second meeting will be on Friday, in order to negotiate with the player, in order to improve his contract with the team.
Atletico Madrid renewed Lucas Hernández’s contract until 2024 with an of 80 million euros.
Atletico Madrid had planned to renew the contract for the French international but by the end of the season, but the acceleration of the events will make the Roque Blancos move faster, in order to ensure the survival of the player.