The Manchester United manager is plotting for a complete defensive overhaul, with Atletico's £56m centre-back as the prime target.
Luis Enrique's Barcelona were held to a 1-1 draw by Atletico Madrid side at the Nou Camp, in a tie which saw them give up a 1-0 lead after losing Sergio Busquets and Lionel Messi to injury.
The prolific French striker has decided to stay at La Liga club Atletico Madrid, despite interest from some Premier League heavyweights.
As Diego Simeone is set to continue his tenure as Atletico manager, we look at the path ahead for the Argentinean.
Atletico Madrid star Saul Niguez seems to have deflected interest from Premier League giants Manchester United, as he revealed that he is "happy" at the Spanish capital.
Diego Simeone, who made his name playing for Inter Milan and Lazio in Italy, is reportedly looking for summer reinforcement in Serie A
In the wake of the recent Champions League final defeat Atletico Madrid suffered at the hands of city rivals Real, coach Diego Simeone has been left pondering over his future at the club.
It was Undecima for Real Madrid as they overcame a spirited Atletico side through 120 minutes and penalty shoot-outs to once again claim bragging rights to call themselves the greatest team in Europe.
Real Madrid take on Atletico Madrid in this year’s Champions league final in Milan on the 28th of May in what is a repeat of the 2014 finals.
The much anticipated semi final first leg of the UEFA Champions League between Atletico Madrid and Bayern Munich was decided by a breathtaking solo goal in the 10th minute by 21 year old Spaniard Saul Niguez.