After his future was questioned, Fernando Torres finally got a new contract from Atletico Madrid. Torres is maintained until the end of next season.
The 33-year-old striker returned to Atletico in the 2014 season after undergoing a career up and down in England with Liverpool and Chelsea. After undergoing a loan period of two seasons, Torres was confirmed in the 2016-17 season, where he packed 10 goals and 7 assists in 45 appearances in all competitions.
Although only a coating of Antoine Griezmann and Kevin Gameiro, Torres’s presence adds to the depth of the squad Los Colchoneros. Especially after Atletico was sentenced to ban the transfer of players until January 2018.
Torres has several times affirmed his desire to continue to defend Atletico. Until finally, the club really gave him a new contract.
“I’m very excited to go on for another year together,” Torres’s short statement on the club’s official website said to indonesia live skor bola livescore123.
Earlier, Atletico had been close to French striker Alexandre Lacazette. However, after being sentenced, Lacazette eventually sold Lyon to Arsenal.