Tag: Atletico Madrid

BOURNEMOUTH, ENGLAND - JANUARY 27: Lucas Torreira of Arsenal arrives at the stadium prior to the FA Cup Fourth Round match between AFC Bournemouth and Arsenal at Vitality Stadium on January 27, 2020 in Bournemouth, England. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

Torino want to sign unwanted £27m Arsenal midfielder in January

Torino have not given up hope of signing Lucas Torreira despite Arsenal turning down an offer from them in the summer.
Uruguay's Darwin Nunez (L) celebrates with teammates Uruguay's Edinson Cavani and Lucas Torreira (R) after scoring against Colombia during their closed-door 2022 FIFA World Cup South American qualifier football match at the Metropolitan Stadium in Barranquilla, Colombia, on November 13, 2020. (Photo by RAUL ARBOLEDA/AFP via Getty Images)

Video: Arsenal loanee impresses and provides assist in World Cup qualifier

Lucas Torreira capped off a positive performance for Uruguay with an assist on Friday, helping them to a 3-0 win over Colombia.
Atletico Madrid's Uruguayan midfielder Lucas Torreira (2L) celebrates after scoring a goal during the Spanish League football match between Osasuna and Atletico Madrid at El Sadar stadium in Pamplona on October 31, 2020. (Photo by ANDER GILLENEA/AFP via Getty Images)

Video: Torreira scores excellent 1st goal for Atletico

Lucas Torreira scored his first goal for Atletico Madrid on Saturday, netting their third off the bench in the final minutes of the match.
Atletico Madrid's Uruguayan midfielder Lucas Torreira (L) vies with Real Betis' Spanish midfielder Sergio Canales during the Spanish League football match between Atletico Madrid and Real Betis at the Wanda Metropolitan stadium in Madrid on October 24, 2020. (Photo by GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP via Getty Images)

Torreira was withdrawn at half-time in tactical Simeone decision

Lucas Torreira came off at half-time in Atletico Madrid's match against Real Betis on Saturday, reportedly in a tactical decision by Diego Simeone.
Lucas Torreira with Atletico Madrid (Photo via Twitter)

Lucas Torreira makes encouraging debut for Atletico Madrid

Arsenal loanee Lucas Torreira made an encouraging debut for Atletico Madrid on Saturday, as they won 2-0 away to Celta Vigo.

Torreira's agent confirms key detail in his loan contract with Atletico

Lucas Torreira doesn't have a purchase option in his Atletico Madrid contract, despite reports to the contrary, according to the player's agent.

Lucas Torreira joins Atletico Madrid on season-long loan

Lucas Torreira has joined Atletico Madrid on loan for the season as his Arsenal time comes to an end.
Atletico Madrid's Ghanaian midfielder Thomas Partey attends a press conference at Anfield stadium in Liverpool, north west England on March 10, 2020, on the eve of their UEFA Champions League last 16 second leg football match against Liverpool. (Photo by Paul ELLIS / AFP)

Arsenal call Partey camp to confirm plans for deadline-day deal

Arsenal made a call to the Thomas Partey camp in the last few hours to confirm the club's efforts to complete a deal today, according to a report.
MADRID, SPAIN - OCTOBER 19: Thomas Lemar walks to the bench prior to start the Liga match between Club Atletico de Madrid and Valencia CF at Wanda Metropolitano on October 19, 2019 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty Images)

Arsenal linked to deadline day signing as Atletico Madrid authorise loan

Atletico Madrid will allow Thomas Lemar to leave on loan this season, with reports hinting at Arsenal interest in the winger.
Lucas Torreira at the airport (Photo via Torreira on Instagram)

Medical done: Arsenal star waiting for Atletico sale to finalise loan with £22m option

Lucas Torreira had a medical with Atletico Madrid over the weekend, and he's just waiting for a sale before they can finalise his loan move.
Lucas Torreira arrives at the airport

Arsenal 24-year-old says his goodbyes and travels abroad from his medical

Lucas Torreira travelled to Madrid on Friday to complete his medical with Atletico, after saying his goodbyes to Arsenal teammates at London Colney.
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 23: Lucas Torreira of Arsenal looks down during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Southampton FC at Emirates Stadium on November 23, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Torreira virtually an Atletico player after agent meeting in Madrid

Lucas Torreira is virtually an Atletico Madrid player after his agent met with the club this week, but the nature of the move is still unclear.
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 23: Lucas Torreira of Arsenal runs with the ball during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Southampton FC at Emirates Stadium on November 23, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

AS Roma still an option for Torreira along with Torino & Atletico

Atletico Madrid are making things difficult in negotiations with Arsenal, which could see Lucas Torreira end up at Torino instead.
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 23: Lucas Torreira of Arsenal points instructions during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Southampton FC at Emirates Stadium on November 23, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Arsenal 24-year-old agrees personal terms to join La Liga club

Lucas Torreira agreed personal terms with Atletico Madrid this week, but the Spanish side don't have an agreement with Arsenal yet.
Barcelona's Uruguayan forward Luis Suarez arrives at the Joan Gamper Ciutat Esportiva in Sant Joan Despi near Barcelona for a training session on September 8, 2020. - Lionel Messi returned to Barcelona training for the first time yesterday since his failed attempt to leave the club this summer. Barca confirmed Messi has started by training alone, in line with La Liga protocol. (Photo by LLUIS GENE / AFP)

Luis Suarez to join Atletico Madrid for £5.5m

Luis Suarez will sign a two-year deal with Atletico Mardid after Barcelona agreed a £5.5m fee with their La Liga rivals.
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 29: Lucas Torreira of Arsenal shoots at goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Chelsea FC at Emirates Stadium on December 29, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Atletico in talks to sign Arsenal 24-year-old: What does this mean for Partey pursuit?

Atletico Madrid are in talks to sign Lucas Torreira this window, but they're pushing for a loan deal for the Arsenal midfielder at this stage.
Alaves' Spanish midfielder Pere Pons (R) challenges Atletico Madrid's Ghanaian midfielder Thomas Partey during the Spanish League football match between Atletico Madrid and Alaves at the Wanda Metropolitan stadium in Madrid on June 27, 2020. (Photo by Gabriel BOUYS / AFP) (Photo by GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP via Getty Images)

Thomas Partey remains Arsenal's top summer target but will only happen on 1 condition

Thomas Partey remains the top summer target for Arsenal, but the club would need to sell before they could activate the midfielder's release clause.

Atletico Madrid make Arsenal forward their top-priority signing this summer

Alexandre Lacazette is top of the list of candidates that Diego Simeone and Atletico Madrid to sign this summer, but will Arsenal sell?
BARCELONA, SPAIN - FEBRUARY 09: Marc Roca of RCD Espanyol celebrates victory after the La Liga match between RCD Espanyol and RCD Mallorca at RCDE Stadium on February 09, 2020 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by Alex Caparros/Getty Images)

Boost to Arsenal as Atletico Madrid close in on Thomas Partey replacement

Atletico Madrid are closing in on the summer signing of Marc Roca from Espanyol, with the suggestion he could replace Thomas Partey.
Barcelona's Argentine forward Lionel Messi (R) challenges Atletico Madrid's Ghanaian midfielder Thomas Partey and Atletico Madrid's Argentine forward Angel Correa (L) during the Spanish League football match between FC Barcelona and Club Atletico de Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona on June 30, 2020. (Photo by Lluis GENE / AFP) (Photo by LLUIS GENE/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal tell €50m midfielder they'll pay his release clause

Arsenal have told Thomas Partey and his camp that they'll pay his release clause to Atletico Madrid soon, according to a report.
Alaves' Spanish midfielder Pere Pons (R) challenges Atletico Madrid's Ghanaian midfielder Thomas Partey during the Spanish League football match between Atletico Madrid and Alaves at the Wanda Metropolitan stadium in Madrid on June 27, 2020. (Photo by Gabriel BOUYS / AFP) (Photo by GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP via Getty Images)

Atletico convinced they know where Partey will play next season

Atletico Madrid remain sure Thomas Partey will stay with them this summer despite interest from Arsenal, according to reports.
Alaves' Spanish midfielder Pere Pons (R) challenges Atletico Madrid's Ghanaian midfielder Thomas Partey during the Spanish League football match between Atletico Madrid and Alaves at the Wanda Metropolitan stadium in Madrid on June 27, 2020. (Photo by Gabriel BOUYS / AFP) (Photo by GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP via Getty Images)

Conflicting reports on whether Arsenal will pay Partey release clause

Conflicting reports in the last 24 hours make it unclear whether or not Arsenal are willing to pay the €50m release clause for Thomas Partey this summer.
MADRID, SPAIN - APRIL 02: Thomas Partey of Atletico Madrid warms up prior to the La Liga match between Club Atletico de Madrid and Girona FC at Wanda Metropolitano on April 02, 2019 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty Images)

Thomas Partey’s father: He’d be happy if he went to Arsenal

Thomas Partey's father Jacob has told a radio station in Ghana that his son would be 'happy if he went to Arsenal' amid speculation the midfielder will join this summer.
Porto's Portuguese midfielder Danilo Pereira celebrates after scoring a goal during the Portuguese League football match between Porto and Sporting Lisbon at the Dragao stadium in Porto on May 18, 2019. (Photo by MIGUEL RIOPA / AFP)

Arsenal come up with Plan C for Thomas Partey backup plan

Arsenal are reportedly weighing up other options as Atletico Madrid refuse to budge on their asking price for Thomas Partey with another name - Danilo Pereira - becoming the latest name be listed as an 'alternative'.
FLORENCE, ITALY - DECEMBER 20: Amadou Diawara of AS Roma reacts during the Serie A match between ACF Fiorentina and AS Roma at Stadio Artemio Franchi on December 22, 2019 in Florence, Italy. (Photo by Gabriele Maltinti/Getty Images)

Mikel Arteta’s €50m Partey stalls

Mikel Arteta and Arsenal have reportedly turned their attention to Roma's Amadou Diawara as they struggle to get Atletico Madrid to reduce Thomas Partey's €50m price tag.
Alaves' Spanish midfielder Pere Pons (R) challenges Atletico Madrid's Ghanaian midfielder Thomas Partey during the Spanish League football match between Atletico Madrid and Alaves at the Wanda Metropolitan stadium in Madrid on June 27, 2020. (Photo by Gabriel BOUYS / AFP) (Photo by GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal submit their first swap deal offer to Atletico Madrid for Thomas Partey

Atletico Madrid rejected a swap deal offer from Arsenal between Thomas Partey and Matteo Guendouzi plus minimal cash, but negotiations are ongoing.
Atletico Madrid's Ghanaian midfielder Thomas Partey attends a press conference at Anfield stadium in Liverpool, north west England on March 10, 2020, on the eve of their UEFA Champions League last 16 second leg football match against Liverpool. (Photo by Paul ELLIS / AFP)

Report claiming Thomas Partey is ready to sign Atletico extension appear false

Charles Watts says neither he nor his source in Madrid can confirm the recent story that Thomas Partey is signing an extension with Atletico.
Alaves' Spanish midfielder Pere Pons (R) challenges Atletico Madrid's Ghanaian midfielder Thomas Partey during the Spanish League football match between Atletico Madrid and Alaves at the Wanda Metropolitan stadium in Madrid on June 27, 2020. (Photo by Gabriel BOUYS / AFP) (Photo by GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP via Getty Images)

Conflicting reports on Partey snubbing Arsenal to sign Atletico Madrid extension

Thomas Partey may or may not be close to signing a contract extension with Atletico Madrid, depending on which source you believe from the last 24 hours.
Arsenal's French midfielder Matteo Guendouzi arrives at the ground ahead of the English Premier League football match between Burnley and Arsenal at Turf Moor in Burnley, north west England on February 2, 2020. (Photo by Oli SCARFF / AFP via Getty Images)

Fabrizio Romano names 2 clubs Arsenal are offering Matteo Guendouzi to

Arsenal are offering Matteo Guendouzi out to Barcelona, Atletico Madrid and 'many' other clubs, according to Fabrizio Romano.
Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his team's first goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and West Ham United at Emirates Stadium on March 07, 2020 in London, United Kingdom.

Juventus and Atletico Madrid both offering swap deals for Alexandre Lacazette

Juventus and Atletico Madrid are in contact with Alexandre Lacazette over a possible summer move, according to reports in France.
BARCELONA, SPAIN - MARCH 01: Thomas Partey of Atletico de Madrid plays the ball under pressure from Sergi Darder of RCD Espanyol during the Liga match between RCD Espanyol and Club Atletico de Madrid at RCDE Stadium on March 01, 2020 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by Alex Caparros/Getty Images)

Reliable journalist gives update on Arsenal pursuit of Thomas Partey

Arsenal are intensifying their interest in signing Atletico Madrid midfielder Thomas Partey this summer, according to David Ornstein.
Atletico Madrid's Ghanaian midfielder Thomas Partey attends a press conference at Anfield stadium in Liverpool, north west England on March 10, 2020, on the eve of their UEFA Champions League last 16 second leg football match against Liverpool. (Photo by Paul ELLIS / AFP)

Thomas Partey agent heading to London to sort €50m Arsenal deal

According to FootballGhana, Thomas Partey's agent will travel to London next week to meet with Arsenal with a view to completing his client's move to the Gunners.
Atletico Madrid's Ghanaian midfielder Thomas Partey (L) celebrates with Atletico Madrid's Argentine forward Angel Correa after scoring during the Spanish league football match between Valencia CF and Club Atletico de Madrid at the Mestalla stadium in Valencia on February 14, 2020. (Photo by JOSE JORDAN / AFP)

Arsenal lead race for Partey as Atletico start to give up on keeping him

Sources inside Atletico Madrid are starting to give up on keeping Thomas Partey, with Arsenal leading the race to sign him up.
Arsenal's French striker Alexandre Lacazette shoots to score their fourth goal during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Newcastle United at the Emirates Stadium in London on February 16, 2020. - Arsenal won the game 4-0.

Arsenal to hold talks with 9-goal striker

Arsenal will hold talks with Alexandre Lacazette in the coming weeks amid interest from Atletico Madrid, according to a report.
Atletico Madrid's Ghanaian midfielder Thomas Partey attends a press conference at Anfield stadium in Liverpool, north west England on March 10, 2020, on the eve of their UEFA Champions League last 16 second leg football match against Liverpool. (Photo by Paul ELLIS / AFP)

Thomas Partey has clear idea of where he wants to play next season

Thomas Partey still has a clear wish to move to Arsenal this summer, despite reports that he's in talks over a new Atletico deal.
Atletico Madrid's Ghanaian midfielder Thomas Partey attends a press conference at Anfield stadium in Liverpool, north west England on March 10, 2020, on the eve of their UEFA Champions League last 16 second leg football match against Liverpool. (Photo by Paul ELLIS / AFP)

Arsenal will still move for major target even without Champions League football

Arsenal will still look to sign Thomas Partey even if they don't qualify for the Champions League, but they may have to convince Atletico Madrid with a swap deal.
BARCELONA, SPAIN - MARCH 01: Thomas Partey of Atletico de Madrid plays the ball under pressure from Sergi Darder of RCD Espanyol during the Liga match between RCD Espanyol and Club Atletico de Madrid at RCDE Stadium on March 01, 2020 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by Alex Caparros/Getty Images)

Arsenal target will make his future clear in the coming days

Thomas Partey will make his future clear in the coming days amid links to Arsenal, according to reports in his home country of Ghana.
Atletico Madrid's Ghanaian midfielder Thomas Partey (L) celebrates with Atletico Madrid's Argentine forward Angel Correa after scoring during the Spanish league football match between Valencia CF and Club Atletico de Madrid at the Mestalla stadium in Valencia on February 14, 2020. (Photo by JOSE JORDAN / AFP)

Partey stalling on contract extension as Arsenal were willing to pay his release clause

Arsenal were ready to activate the €50m release clause of Thomas Partey before the coronavirus pandemic, which is why he's stalling on an extension with Atletico Madrid.
Arsenal's French striker Alexandre Lacazette celebrates after he scores the opening goal of the UEFA Europa League round of 32 first leg football match between Olympiakos and Arsenal at the Karaiskakis Stadium in Piraeus, near Athens, on February 20, 2020.

La Liga club lead the race to sign Alexandre Lacazette

Atletico Madrid are leading the race to sign Alexandre Lacazette this summer and they're keeping a keen eye on him, according to reports.
BARCELONA, SPAIN - MARCH 01: Thomas Partey of Atletico de Madrid plays the ball under pressure from Sergi Darder of RCD Espanyol during the Liga match between RCD Espanyol and Club Atletico de Madrid at RCDE Stadium on March 01, 2020 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by Alex Caparros/Getty Images)

English journalist confirms Arsenal and Partey are both keen on summer transfer

Arsenal and Thomas Partey are keen on a transfer from Atletico Madrid this summer, but it's far from a straightforward deal.