Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone has admitted that the club is in contact with Carlos Tevez and also revealed that they are close to signing Luciano Vietto. Carlos Tevez has only one more year on his Juventus contract and reports of him exiting the club are doing the rounds. Atletico Madrid are believed to be on the verge of signing the forward. Manager Diego Simeone came forward and confirmed the club’s interest in the former Manchester United striker and said that he will be an ideal signing for the Spanish giants. “With Carlos, I have to admit I haven’t spoken with him but I know people at the club are talking to his agent,” Simeone told AS. “It’s always exciting to be linked with players like Tévez. He has the game in his blood. He’d be an ideal signing for our style of play.” Carlos Tevez is not the only Argentine that Simeone is looking to sign this summer. An […]

  Atletico Madrid are determined to convince Juventus star Carlos Tevez to join Diego Simeone at the Vicente Calderon before the end of the week.   Spanish Paper AS reports that Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone has personally called Carlos Tevez to convince him to join Atletico Madrid amidst interest from Liverpool FC. Tevez had made it clear two years ago that he would be returning to Argentina to play for his boyhood club Boca Juniors when his contract expired with Juventus, but Atletico Madrid are making a push for the goal-scorer to join countryman Diego Simeone at the Vicente Calderon. Atletico are hoping to wrap up the deal before the weekend so that the player can go to Copa America with a clear head with his future sorted. Tevez had been linked with a move to goal shy Liverpool FC  with the club desperate for adding quality upfront following injury issues with Daniel Sturridge. It now seems Liverpool FC will be trumped to the […]