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Atletico ready to swap Saul Niguez with Man City's Bernardo Silva

Tue 08 June 2021 | 11:22

Manchester City might be offered a spectacular swap deal for Saul Niguez and Bernardo Silva by Atletico Madrid.

After having his position limited in their 2020/21

La Liga

title chase, Spanish international Niguez has been extensively linked with a transfer move from the Estadio Wanda Metropolitano this summer. 

Diego Simeone has already stated his intention to secure as near to the 26-year-entire old's release clause as possible, which is reported to be in excess of €100 million. 

With the market shifting as a result of Covid-19, Simeone has decreased his asking price and may agree to a trade for the right player.

The Argentinian tactician will try to put Pep Guardiola to the test with a player swap for Silva ahead of the 2021/22 season, according to

The Times

Silva is also said to be unhappy with his decreased position at the Etihad Stadium and might be interested in a change of scenery if Guardiola decides to restructure his midfield in 2021.


source: SportMob