Villarreal president Fernando Roig has confirmed that Liverpool and Manchester United target Luciano Vietto has been sold to Atletico Madrid. Argentine forward Luciano Vietto is set to join Atletico Madrid, confirmed Fernando Roig. The Villarreal president announced that the striker has been sold to Atletico Madrid. “We have sold Vietto to Atletico Madrid,” Villarreal supremo Roig . said in a press conferance on Monday. Vietto joined Villarreal from Rayo Vallecano last season. The forward enjoyed a highly successful debut season for the a Yellow Submarinesa . He scored 12 goals in 32 league appearances to help Villarreal finish sixth in La Liga. The striker also attracted interest from Premier League clubs Manchester United and Liverpool with some impressive performances throughout the season. Diego Simeone had revealed earlier that imminently Atletico Madrid will sign Vietto and it seems that the manager has succeeded in luring the striker to the club. The news has come to the fore after Atletico Madrid agreed […]

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 cluba s interest in the former Manchester United striker and said that he will be an ideal signing for the Spanish giants. a With Carlos, I have to admit I havena t spoken with him but I know people at the club are talking to his agent,a Simeone told AS. a Ita s always exciting to be linked with players like T vez. He has the game in his blood. Hea d be an ideal signing for our style of play.a Carlos Tevez is not the only Argentine that Simeone […]

Arsenal and Liverpool will have to activate Luiciano Viett’s release clause of A?14.5m Media reports in Spain suggest that Premier League giants Arsenal FC and . Liverpool FC will have to spend A?14.5m to rope in Villarreal’s Argentine striker Luciano Vietto. The 21-year-old striker had joined the Spanish side in 2014 and he has had an impressive debut at the club scoring 12 goals in 32 games. Villarreal reportedly are not very keen on selling their young striker who has performed pretty well. This suggests that the Premier League sides will have to activate his release clause of A?14.5m. Speculations regarding Viett’s possible transfer gained momentum a few days back when Vietto’s agent Jorge Cyterszpiler had revealed that a lot of clubs are watching his client’s progress and the youngster may leave the club in the summer. He was quoted: “We know that a lot of big clubs are watching Luciano Vietto. There is a lot of competition for him. […]