The Brazilian striker is looking for a new club following terminating his contract with the Roji Blancos last month after falling out of Diego Simeone’s preference, the Uruguayan favored his new signing, Luis Suarez and Joao Felix ahead of the former Chelsea striker.
According to La Provence,
rejected the chance to sign the 32-year-old striker as his
€8m per year
salary had proven prohibitive. The Brazilian’s representatives and the Ligue 1 side were reportedly in negotiations over a possible transfer.
However, Premier League club,
, are said to be interested in signing the striker, the Wolves have been struggling in
absence as they have only won one of their last seven league fixtures, a formal offer from the English side is yet to be made.
in 2010 for his first spell and scored 64 goals in his 135 appearances before joining
The former Spain international returned to Atleti in January of 2018, scoring 19 goals in 81 outings.