The information, brought firsthand by journalist Henrique Muzzi, from FM Radio, was confirmed by Nowadays with the athlete’s staff and also with journalists covering the Ecuadorian team, current champion of the South American Cup.
The report found that there is already a verbal agreement between the parties, lacking only the exchange of documents for the hammer to be hit. The same was published by reporter Igor Assunção, from 98 FM radio, through the personal Twitter account.
Alan Franco, who had refused a first attack from Atlético, citing particular problems, changed his mind and, according to reports, would be ready to be another piece in Sampaoli’s team.
However, as highlighted at the beginning of this article, Atlético does not confirm the existence of the negotiations. With salaries and delayed images, in addition to the 50 layoffs carried out in various sectors, the club prioritizes bringing the accounts up to date, before addressing the subject “market of the ball”.